President Muhammadu Buhari has given “special promotions” to members of the Committee on Audit of Defense Equipment Procurement, CADEP, who are serving officers in the military.

“The special promotion was in recognition of their “high level of dedication, immense commitment, and honesty while serving in the Committee, according to a document retrieved by Premium Times.

The affected officers were promoted by a single rank.

PremiumTimes gathered that out of the 13 members, five are in active service, and have been promoted.

They are Commodore T. D. Ikoli; Air Cdre I. Shafi’i; Col A.A. Ariyibi; Brig Gen Y.I. Shalangwa who is the Secretary.

The special promotions will be promulgated in the Armed Forces Orders and the federal government gazette “in due course”, a letter given to one of the five officers revealed.