HEADQUARTERS 6 DIVISION NIGERIAN ARMY COMMENCES 2019 INTER-BRIGADE SPORTS COMPETITION IN PORT HARCOURT . He said: “One of our fine officers is dead. He is the GOC 6th Division. December 21, 2020. The Nigerian Army has described how the late General Officer Commanding (GOC), 6 Division, Major-General Olubunmi Irefin, died last week during the Chief of Army Staff Conference in Abuja. The GOC was attending the annual Chief of Army Staff Conference in Abuja before he took ill and died. HOME; NEWS. 21:48:00 Crime, News. Speaking through its acting director of Army Public relations Brigadier-General Sagir Musa, the Army … December 24, 2020. Until his posting to 81 Division, Udoh was the GOC 6 Division of the Nigerian Army. Maj-Gen. Johnson Olu Irefin, the General Officer Commanding 6th Division, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, of the Nigerian Army is dead. The outgoing GOC is now the Deputy Commandant at the National Defence College, Abuja. In this article: The Nigerian Army says 26 personnel have so far been tested positive for COVID-19 following the death of the General Officer Commanding (GOC) 6 Division Port Harcourt, Maj.- … Irefin, who was attending the Chief of Army Staff Conference in Abuja died of COVID-19 complications. December 24, 2020. He died in Abuja after developing complications caused by the coronavirus pandemic.” Irefin was the immediate-past GOC 81 Division Nigerian Army Lagos before he assumed the command of the 6 Division and land component commander operation Delta Safe, Port Harcourt barracks. COVID-19: Nigerian Army Loses 6 Division GOC, General Irefin The News Accelerator. PRESS RELEASE. He was GOC 81 Division in Lagos before his posting to Port Harcourt, […] Justice Ahmed Lemu Dies At 91. Plateau Gov, Lalong, Recovers From COVID-19. https://thenationonlineng.net/breaking-army-goc-6th-division-dies-of-covid-19 He died in Abuja after developing complications caused by the coronavirus pandemic.” Prior to assuming the command of the 6 Division and Land Component Commander Operation Delta Safe, Port Harcourt Barracks, Irefin was the immediate-past GOC 81 Division Nigerian Army Lagos. There’s Hunger, Desperation In Nigeria, Says Televangelist Paul Enenche. All Metro BREAKING National Education Irefim, who died in Abuja after testing positive for COVID-19, took over the command of the division in July 2020, replacing Maj.-Gen. […] The 6 Division, Nigerian Army, Bori Camp, Port Harcourt was thrown into mourning on Thursday following news of the death of its General Officer Commanding, Major General Johnson Olu Irefin, from coronavirus-related complications. The General Officer Commanding (GOC) 6 Division, Nigerian Army, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Major-Gen John Olubunmi Irefin, has died of complications from Covid-19. December 24, 2020. Army GOC 6 Division, Irefin, Dies Of COVID -19 Complications. x. There is palpable panic among Nigerian Army top brass, following the death of the General Officer Commanding (GOC), 6 Division, Port-Harcourt, Major-General Olubunmi Irefin. “One of our fine officers is dead. Within Nigeria - Nigeria News » Entertainment » Lifestyle » Celebrities » Information » Gist. He is the GOC 6th Division.