Just In: 17 Brigade in Katsina gets Col WB Idris as new Commander
Col WB Idris replace Aminu Bande as New Commander, Katsina 17 Brigade
In what appears to be a routine change in the Nigerian Army were officers are been posted in and out of command in continuation of their duty tour within the Army and Armed forces at large, this had marked the end and the beginning of a new era in Headquarters 17 Brigade, Nigerian Army.
On a low key event, Brigadier General Aminu Bande, who was the outgone commander of 17 Brigade has today been the 10th day of September 2019, handed over the command of the Brigade to the newly appointed Acting commander in person of Col WB Idris.
General Aminu Bande will be proceeding to headquarters 8 Division Nigerian Army in Sokoto where he’ll be serving in the capacity of an Acting General Officer Commanding (GOC).
General Bande thanked officers and men as well as the civilian staffs of the Brigade for their immense support and loyalty, he also charged them to extend thesame gesture given to him during his tenure as commander to his successor.
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