Farouk Yahaya, a major general, replaces Ibrahim Attahiru, who died in a military plane crash on May 21.
The newly-appointed Chief of Army Staff Major General Farouk Yahaya has officially resumed duties.
He began his resumption by inspecting the Quarter Guard.
The new COAS succeeds Lieutenant Ibrahim Attahiru who died in a plane crash exactly one week ago in Kaduna state alongside other military officers.
Channels Television’s Sodiq Adelakun captured the event: