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The Nigerian Army has redeployed 210 generals and over a thousand of its officers to various new positions in a major shakeup.

In a list obtained by Channels Television on Saturday, a total of 1,546 officers were redeployed.

Besides the generals that were redeployed, 450 Colonels, 309 Majors, 251 Captains and 322 Lieutenants were also affected.

According to the communication signed by Major-General GAT Ochigbano, all affected officers must take over from the effective dates.

“It is the responsibility of all formation/unit commanders whose officers are affected by this posting to implement accordingly,” the statement read.