The Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Usman Jibrin has approved the redeployment of seven senior officers of the Nigerian Navy. The redeployment was necessitated as a result of a recent promotion exercise carried out by the Nigerian Navy. The officers include Rear Admiral JA Akinwale, Chief of Administration Defence Headquarters who moves to the Naval Headquarters as Chief of Policy and Plans, Rear Admiral AOA Ikioda takes over as Chief of Administration at Defence Headquarters, Rear Admiral IE Ibas formerly Chief of Logistics Naval Headquarters who moves to Navy Holdings Limited as Group Managing Director and Rear Admiral IA Oyagha, formerly Chief of Training and Operations is now appointed Chief of Naval Standards and Safety. Rear Admiral OE Ekwe formerly Admiral Superintendent Naval Dockyard Limited, resumes as Chief of Naval Engineering. He swaps with Rear Admiral SU Chinweuba who takes over as Admiral Superintendent Naval Dockyard Limited.