The Nigerian Army, for Sector 2 Operation Lafiya Dole (OPLD) has appointed an Acting Assistant Director Army Public Relations in Damaturu, the Yobe State capital.
This was made known in a statement made available to Abuja City Journal on Sunday in Abuja.
The New Spokesperson for Sector 2 OPLD, Lt Kennedy Anyanwu, who was a Staff Officer 3 in charge of Information/Publication and Social Media in Headquarters Directorate of Army Public Relations in Abuja resumed duty immediately.
Speaking during the Handing and taking over ceremony, the past Ag ADAPR, Lt. CP Oteh thanked all officers and soldiers of Sector 2 for supporting him during his tenure and further admonished them to extend same good working relationship to his successor.
He stressed that he has no iota of doubt in the capabilities of the new Spokesperson in handling Media and Public Relations Affairs of the Sector.
He also commended the State Chapter of the Nigerian Union Journalists (NUJ) .
The New Spokesperson, Lt Kennedy Anyanwu in his remarks thanked the past Ag ADAPR and wished him well in his endeavours.
Anyanwu reassured Journalists in the State of robust media partnership with the Headquarters Sector 2 OPLD.
He disclosed that his tenure will open more channels of media parley with Press Men in State and as well organize seminars and workshop for journalists and social media bloggers to enhance their accuracy and timely reportage of Army activities to the general public which is in line with the vision of the Commander Sector 2 OPLD, Brigadier General OO Oluyede.
The highlights of the event were the signing of the Handing and Taking Over note and group photograph.