Air Vice Marshal Hassan Abubakar has assumed the position as the new Chief of Air Staff, following a recent announcement of the retirement and replacement of service chiefs by President Bola Tinubu.
Abubakar becomes the 22nd Chief of Air Staff, taking up the mantle in a formal ceremony on Thursday.
The outgone Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Oludayo Amao, celebrated the achievements and success of his term despite notable challenges.
In his departing message, Amao encouraged his successor to strive for greater accomplishments. He urged Abubakar to lead the service to new heights during his tenure.
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