Welcome to ARMY HEADQUARTERS GARRISON FINANCE


INTRODUCTION


At inception, the head of AHQ Garrison Finance was referred to as the Staff Officer Grade 1 Finance (SO1 Finance). The SO1 Fin was responsible to the Commander AHQ Garrison. He advices the Commander on all financial matters. The SO1 Finance was in charge of AHQ Garrison Finance. Thereafter, its head was changed to Commander Garrison Finance ... And Accounts with the implementation of the Continental General Staff System (CGSS) by the corps in 2008. This is the appointment of the head of AHQ Garrison Finance till date. The chronology shows the various SO1 Finance officers and CGFA’s of AHQ Garrison Finance from inception till date.

HISTORICAL DEVELOPMENT


AHQ Garrison Finance was formerly called AHQ Camp Fin. It was established purposely for the Payment of troops Salary and allowances of serving personnel’s in ARMY HEADQUARTERS. It was formerly commanded by Staff officer class 1(SO1) which was Major or Lt-Col,It was later changed to Commander Garrison Finance and Accounts (CGFA) Commanded by Rank of ... COLONEL. The history of AHQ Garrison Finance is closely related to the history of AHQ Garrison which established its Headquarters at Abuja where it is up to date. AHQ Garrison Finance came to effect therefore, with the formation of AHQ Garrison Command, Abuja.

CHRONOLOGY OF COMMAND

S/N

NAME

YEAR

1
LT COL GJB IKOIWAK (N/776)
SEP 76 – SEP 79
2
LT COL DE NEHKHARE (N/1911)
SEP 79 – AUG 81
3
LT COL IA FAYEMIWO (N/1291)
AUG 81 – AUG 83

ADAFA

4
LT COL IO ADEBUNMI (N/2514)
AUG 83 – NOV 85
5
LT COL IO ABE (N/2516)
NOV 85 – JUL 87
6
LT COL O TELA (N/2519)
JUL 87 – OCT 90
7
LT COL JI MBANEFO (N/3103)
OCT 90 – JAN 92
8
COL JI MBANEFO (N/3103)
JAN 92 – APR 95
9
LT COL NE EKWALE (N/6030)
APR 95 – JUN 98
10
LT COL HI DASHWET (N/6199)
JUN 98 – SEP 01
11
LT COL G WULASHA (N/6645)
SEP 01 – JUN 02
12
COL JO LARTEY (N/6899)
JUN 02 – AUG 03
13
COL GO EDWIN (N/6892)
AUG 03 – AUG 04
14
LT COL LE NNAJIOFOR (N/7466)
AUG 04 – DEC 04
15
COL LE NNAJIOFOR (N/7466)
DEC 04 – JAN 06
16
COL BB ADEWINMBI (N/7554)
JAN 06 – NOV 06
17
LT COL JK TUKUR (N/8538)
NOV 06 – MAY 08

COMMANDER DIVISION FINANCE AND ACCOUNTS

18
LT COL JK TUKUR (N/8538)
MAY 08 – MAR 09
19
LT COL EA OBONA (N/9906)
MAR 09 – NOV 10
20
COL AB ADAMU (N/8960)
NOV 10 – OCT 12
21
COL BA TAIWO (N/8930)
OCT 12 – MAY 14
22
COL JA FARANSA (N/9457)
MAY 14 – JAN 15
23
COL OF OHUNYEYE (N/9314)
JAN 15 – JUL 16
24
COL MK JOKTAN (N/9425)
JUL 16 – SEP 17
25
BRIG GEN MK JOKTAN (N/9425)
SEP 17 – DEC 17
26
BRIG GEN PO SINTALI (N/9442)
DEC 17 – FEB 19
27
BRIG GEN OF OHUNYEYE (N/9215)
FEB 19 – MAR 20
28
COL EA OBONA (N/9806)
MAR 19 – DEC 20
29
BRIG GEN EA OBONA (N/9806)
DEC 20 – TILL DATE

PRINCIPAL OFFICERS

Brig Gen Obona

BRIGADIER GENERAL EA OBONA

Commander Garrison Finance And Accounts

General Obona is the Commander Garrison Finance And Accounts of AHQ Garrison. His academic qualifications are as follows:..

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BRIGADIER GENERAL EA OBONA

General EA Obona is the Commander Garrison Finance And Accounts of AHQ Garrison.
His academic qualifications are as follows:

  • A Bachelors of Science Degree in Banking and Finance.
  • A Masters Degree in Business Administration (MBA).

  • He is a Member/Fellow of various professional bodies amongst which are:
  • The Assoctaion of National Accountants of Nigeria - Fellow.
  • The Nigerian Institute of Management - Member.
  • The Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply - Member.
He has barged the Meritorious Service Star Medal (MSS).
Major Tarfa

MAJOR UI TARFA

SOII Payment

He holds a Bachelors of Science Degree in Accounting.