A new Director of Information has been appointed for the Nigerian Navy. He is Navy Captain Suleman Dahun.
Dahun, who is appointed on acting capacity takes over from Rear Admiral Chris Ezekobe who has been redeployed to the Defence Headquarters as Director of Development following his promotion to a two-star General in December 2016.
Until his appointment, Dahun was the Assistant Director of Information at the Naval Headquarters Abuja.
In a valedictory speech shortly after the handing over, Admiral Ezekobe thanked the Mass media for their support and urged them to extend same to the incoming Director.
On his part, the Acting Director promised to build on the enviable legacies of his predecessor, and to emplace a robust Public Relations strategy that would support the mission and vision of the Chief of Naval Staff.
Captain Dahun holds BA Degree in Mass Communication from the University of Maiduguri and a Masters Degree in International Affairs and Diplomacy from University of Lagos, and is Member Nigerian Institute of Public Relations.