NYSC CELEBRATES THE ELEVATION OF GENERAL SZ KAZAURE
There was jubilation amidst encomiums at the National Directorate Headquarters in Maitama, Abuja, as the Director-General, Major General Suleiman Zakari Kazaure arrived office after his elevation to the rank of a Major General.
Kazaure was among the recently promoted Officers in the Nigerian Army.
Decked in his uniform with his new rank, Major General Kazaure was ushered into the office by NYSC Directors after he inspected the Guard of Honour mounted by Corps Members.
Beaming with smiles, the Director-General attributed his success at the military examination to the collective support of the entire staff of NYSC Scheme nationwide.
He is the first sitting Brigadier General to promoted to the rank of a Major General in the history of the 45 years old Scheme.
Major General Suleiman Kazaure hails from Jigawa State, North-West Nigeria. He is a well learned scientist with enviable academic credentials from first degree to doctorate degree in Pure and Applied Chemistry.
The NYSC boss has also served in various capacities in the Nigerian Army and distinguished himself as an excellent officer and a goal-getter with countless laurels.
He assumed duty on Monday 18th April, 2016 as the 17th Chief Executive Officer of the NYSC and has since improved staff welfare and security of Corps Members across the country.
Major General Kazaure, an authentic and charismatic leader has also expanded the Skills Acquisition and Entrepreneurship Development (SAED) programme through the establishment of more skill centres including the recently donated SAED Centre in Gombe.
He is endowed with an unrivaled leadership style of enhanced staff motivation and human capital development.