Buhari decorates Commander Presidential Air Fleet with new rank



With an aim to encourage commitment to service and loyalty to nation, President Muhammadu Buhari, Friday in State House, Abuja, decorated the Commander of the Presidential Air Fleet, Abubakar Yaro Abdullahi with his new rank of Air Vice Marshal in the Nigerian Air Force.

This was disclosed in a press release signed by Garba Shehu,Senior Special Assistant to the President (Media & Publicity)

Supported by the spouse, Mrs A’isha Abdullahi and the Chief of the Air Staff, Air Marshall Isiaka Oladayo Amao in decorating the officer with his new insignia and rank, President Buhari noted that the improvement of the efficiency and effectiveness of the nation’s Armed Forces remained a key priority to his administration.

He congratulated AVM Abdullahi and his spouse on the attainment of the new rank and urged him not to relent on his performance, on account of which he got the promotion.

Also present to witness the decoration were the National Security Adviser, Maj-Gen. Babagana Monguno (Rtd), as well as his parents, Alhaji Abdu Abdullahi Yaro,  Hajiya Hafsat Abdullahi and Hajia Aisha Beita.