|Jurisdiction||Federal Government of Nigeria|
|Minister responsible||Bashir Salihi Magashi|
Who is the current Nigeria Minister of Defence?
Bashir Salihi Magashi is a retired Nigerian Army Major General and current Defence Minister of Nigeria.
Who is the current Minister of Armed Forces?
Minister for the Armed Forces
|Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for the Armed Forces|
|Royal Arms as used by Her Majesty’s Government|
|Incumbent James Heappey since 13 February 2020|
|Ministry of Defence|
|Member of||Defence Council Admiralty Board Army Board Air Force Board|
Who is current chief of Defence?
The first and current CDS is General Bipin Rawat, who took office on 1 January 2020.
Chief of Defence Staff (India)
|Chief of Defence Staff|
|Incumbent General Bipin Rawat PVSM, UYSM, AVSM, YSM, SM, VSM, ADC since 1 January 2020|
|Integrated Defence Staff|
|Type||Chief of Defence|
Who is the highest ranking military officer in Nigeria?
Incumbent. Maj. Gen. Farouk Yahaya
The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) is the highest ranking military officer of the Nigerian Army. The position is often occupied by the most senior commissioned officer appointed by the President of Nigeria.
Who is the first Defence minister of Nigeria?
Muhammadu Ribadu (1909 – 1 May 1965) was a Nigerian politician, who was the first Minister of Defence after independence.
How many ministers do we have in Nigeria?
On 11 November, a cabinet of 36 ministers from each of the 36 states of Nigeria was sworn in.
Who is head of Ministry of Defence?
|Shri Rajnath Singh||Defence Minister|
|Shri Shripad Yesso Naik||Minister of State for Defence||mos-defence[at]gov[dot]in|
Who is in charge of the UK military?
As Sovereign and head of state, Queen Elizabeth II is Head of the Armed Forces and their Commander-in-Chief.
What is the full name of army?
In broad sense, it is the land-based service branch, military branch, or armed service of a state or nation. ARMY may also include assets related to aviation by possessing an ARMY aviation component. … However, we can say that the Full form of Army is Alert Regular Mobility Young.
Who is first CDS of India?
General Bipin Rawat will take over as India’s first Chief of Defence Staff on Tuesday and head the newly created department of military affairs.
Who is Army General?
Chiefs of Army Staff
|General Bikram Singh||01 June 2012 – 31 July 2014|
|General Dalbir Singh Suhag||31 July 2014 – 31 December 2016|
|General Bipin Rawat||31 December 2016 – 31 December 2019|
|General Manoj Mukund Naravane||31 December 2019 – Incumbent|
Who is the only 6 star general?
George Washington, History’s Only Six-Star General ( …
Who is the first female general in Nigeria Army?
Aderonke Kale is a Nigerian army psychiatrist who became the first female major-general in the Nigerian Army.
Who is the current highest ranking military officer?
Milley. General Mark A. Milley is the 20th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, the nation’s highest-ranking military officer, and the principal military advisor to the President, Secretary of Defense, and National Security Council.