Information reaching us indicate that the Nigerian Army has tipped of Brig. General Mohammed M. Yerima as the new Director of Army Public Relation.
Though there is no official statement on the appointment yet impeccable military sources confirmed to The Nation that Brig. Gen. Yerima will take over from Brig. General Sagir Musa, who has been in the position in acting capacity since the exit of Brig. General Kukasheka Usmam, on Wednesday.
Brig. Gen Yerima is member of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR) as well as African Public Relations Association (APRA) and Fellow of West Africa Society for Administration and Communication.
He was Chairman of Media and Information Committee on Emergency Management (MICEM).
Gen. Yerima hails from Bade Local Government area of Yobe state.