By Yahaya Isah
The new spokesman of the Nigerian Navy (NN), Comdr. Ayo Olugbode, on Sunday in Abuja, took over from his predecessor, Navy Capt. Suleman Dahun.
Olugbode whereas taking up from Dahun, promised to consolidate on the great work of his predecessor in taking the service to better heights.
He urged the personnel below the Directorate of Information to assist him the best way they supported their former boss to make sure the success of the directorate.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) stories that till his appointment Olugbode was the Assistant Director, Civil/Military Relations, Naval Headquarters.
He had additionally held workplace as Defence Adviser, Nigeria High Commission, India, with concurrent accreditation to Bangladesh, Nepal, South Korea, Singapore and Sri-Lanka.
The new spokesman was someday the Executive Officer, NN Ship, OBULA.
Meanwhile, the outgoing spokesman has thanked the navy for the chance given to him to serve and mentioned his tenure was very eventful attributable to hardwork and cooperation of the personnel.
“We had been in a position to obtain what we achieved merely since you gave me the mandatory assist and understanding I wanted.
“In any position we find ourselves in life, with good relationship, cooperation and understanding from the people you work with, you will definitely succeed,” he mentioned.
Dahun additionally promised to proceed to be loyal to the service, including “the truth that I’m now not the spokesman doesn’t imply I can’t be of assist if referred to as upon.
“So long I remain in service and even if I am no longer in service, I will always be loyal to the service,” he mentioned.
He expressed optimism that the brand new spokesman would carry out properly, and urged the workers of the directorate to provide him the mandatory assist he wanted to succeed.