Major General Ali Keffi has been appointed the acting Chief of Army Staff, following the death of the former COAS Lt Gen Ibrahim Attahiru who died in a plane crash in Kaduna on Friday.
He is a member of the 38 Regular Course. He was trained in Mogadishu Battalion in the Academy.
He is an alumnus of Bangladesh Defence College. He is the General Officer Commanding (GOC) 1 Div Kaduna.
Maj.-Gen Alli-Keffi, assumed duty as the 37th GOC 1 Division, Nigerian Army, in Kaduna in March this year.