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CHRONICLE OF COMMAND OF NIGERIAN ARMY FINANCE CORPS

The Nigerian Army Finance Corps is structured into departments, units and an institution in line with the NA ORBAT. The Headquarters of the Corps is located at the Army Headquarters. It is headed by the Chief Of Accounts and Budget (Army) - CAB (A) in the rank of Major General.

The CAB (A) directs, coordinates and supervises all the activities of the Corps. He is one of the Principal Staff Officers at the Army Headquarters whose duty it is to advise the Chief of Army Staff (COAS) on financial matters. He prepares, controls and defends the Nigerian Army budget on behalf of the COAS. The chronicle of command of the Nigerian Army Finance Corps is as shown below:


CHRONICLE OF COMMAND OF NIGERIAN ARMY FINANCE CORPS TILL DATE



STAFF PAYMASTERS NA



Lt Col G Pilkington
1960 - 17 Aug 64


Lt Col MMO Morah
N/341
17 Aug 64 - 1967
 


CHIEF PAYMASTER NA



Col FAZ Shielu
N/351
1967 - 1975
   


PAYMASTER GENERAL



Col WJ Ukor
N/339
08 Aug 75 - 18 Aug 80

Brig AA Abdulkadir
N/343
18 Aug 80 – 07 Feb 83
 


DIRECTOR ARMY FINANCE AND ACCOUNTS


 

Brig AA Abdulkadir
N/343
07 Feb 83 - 08 May 84

Brig A Basharu
N/602
08 May 84 - 30 Sept 90

Maj Gen VO Odeka
N/696
30 Sept 90 - 01 Jun 94

Maj Gen EO Usiade
N/1843
01 Jun 94 - 15 Dec 96

Maj Gen JA Omosebi
N/1486
01 Jan 97 - 26 Jun 00

Maj Gen VB Williams
N/1294
28 Jun 00 - 29 Jun 01

Maj Gen SA Awosanya
N/3105
29 Jun 01 - 30 Jun 03

Maj Gen SA Owuama
N/5761
01 Jul 03 - 31 Dec 05

Maj Gen PA Toun
N/3353
31 Dec 05 - 29 Dec 06

Maj Gen JO Lartey
N/6189
02 Jan 07 - 18 Feb 08

Maj Gen CE Airhiavbere
N/6835
18 Feb 08 - 15 May 08
 


COMMANDER CORPS OF ARMY FINANCE AND ACCOUNTS



Maj Gen CE Airhiavbere
N/6835
15 may 08 – 24 Sept 2010

Brig Gen Al Muraina
N/6672
24 Sept 2010 – 24 Dec 2010
 


CHIEF OF ACCOUNTS AND BUDGET (ARMY)



Maj Gen Al Muraina
N/6672
24 Dec 2010 – Till Date