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Sydney Mbaneme [+] Print this page

Country: Nigeria [+]

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Major, Spokesman of 14 Brigade (Army/Military) [+]


Unit Rank Role Official Title First Cited Date Last Cited Date
14 Brigade [+] Major [+] Spokesman [+] 3 February 2016 [+]

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Commanders of units that were superior to any units commanded by this person
Name Rank Role Unit Start of overlap End of overlap Duration of overlap
Ibrahim Attahiru [+] Major General [+] Commander [+] 82 Division [+] 15 January 2016 [+] Unknown Unknown
Adamu Baba Abubakar [+] Major General [+] Commander [+] 82 Division [+] 25 December 2016 [+] Unknown Unknown


Commanders of units that were subordinate to any units commanded by this person
Name Rank Role Unit Start of overlap End of overlap Duration of overlap
Kasim Umar Sidi [+] Lieutenant Colonel [+] Commander [+] 144 Battalion [+] 4 November 2015 [+] Unknown Unknown


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Publication Date Publisher Publication Title Access Date Archive Link
06 December 2017 Daily Post Boko Haram: Rogers Nicholas replaces Attahiru as theatre commander
29 January 2016 The Nation (Nigeria) A prize for keeping fit
04 February 2016 The Nation (Nigeria) Ex-commander seeks support for successor
30 December 2016 The Nation (Nigeria) ‘We’ll make Aba hot for criminals’
13 February 2017 Champion Newspapers GOC urges stakeholders to end perennial communal clashes in A’ibom, Cross River states
08 June 2016 Premium Times Special Report - Inside the Massive Extrajudicial Killings in Nigeria's South-East
30 July 2015 Premium Times Major shake-up in Nigerian Army, 334 top officers redeployed
09 December 2015 The Tide Tambuwal Flays Poor Ranking Of Nigerian Varsities
30 July 2015 Vanguard 95 generals moved in fresh Army shake-up
15 January 2016 Economic and Financial Crimes Commission Anti-Graft War: EFCC Seeks Army Support
18 November 2015 The Guardian (Nigeria) MASSOB counters Buhari, sure of UN referendum on Biafra
23 August 2015 Daily Trust Army redeploys GOCs, 329 officers
27 January 2021 Premium Times PROFILE: Meet the new Service Chiefs 16 November 2021
26 December 2016 Premium Times Nigerian Army ends Operation Python Dance in South-East – Official
18 November 2016 This Day Army Arrests 37 Boko Haram Suspects in Lagos, Ogun
11 September 2017 This Day Army Reconciles Warring Communities in Cross River, Ebonyi States
16 October 2017 This Day Army Wraps up Military Exercise in South-east
04 November 2015 Vanguard End of road for one chance swindlers in Aba
01 May 2016 Vanguard Benue, Enugu Killings: Islamic group reacts, says blaming Fulani herdsmen “absurd”
28 October 2016 Vanguard GOC 82 Div
13 September 2017 Vanguard Ops Python Dance 2: GOC 82 Div tours IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu’s home town