25.4 C
Lagos

Trump Fires US Defense Secretary, Mark Esper

Must Read

Tributes To The Soccer Legend Diego Maradona

The death of Diego Maradona - known as one of the greatest footballers of all time -...

UNILAG, Uni Abuja, 10 Others Selected As TETFund’s Centres Of Excellence

The Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) has chosen the University of Lagos, the University of Abuja and...

UNILAG 2020/2021 Post-UTME Examination Postponed Indefinitely

The University of Lagos (UNILAG) has postponed its Post-UTME screening until further notice. This...

The United States President Donald Trump has fired Defense Secretary, Mark Esper.

The American leader made the announcement on Monday.

Trump in his announcement said Christopher C. Miller, director of the National Counterterrorism Centre, will be acting secretary of defense.

The appointment is effective immediately.

[READ ALSO] US, Nigeria, 81 Others To Meet On ISIS Threats In West Africa

“Chris will do a great job! Mark Esper has been terminated. I would like to thank him for his service”, the President tweeted.

Esper was Trump’s second permanent Defense Secretary after James Mattis.

- Advertisement -

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

- Advertisement -

Latest News

Tributes To The Soccer Legend Diego Maradona

The death of Diego Maradona - known as one of the greatest footballers of all time -...

UNILAG, Uni Abuja, 10 Others Selected As TETFund’s Centres Of Excellence

The Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) has chosen the University of Lagos, the University of Abuja and ten other Nigerian universities as...

UNILAG 2020/2021 Post-UTME Examination Postponed Indefinitely

The University of Lagos (UNILAG) has postponed its Post-UTME screening until further notice. This announcement was made in a...

Ekiti Deputy Governor Decorates Newly Promoted Police Aides With New Ranks

Ekiti State Deputy Governor, Otunba Bisi Egbeyemi, decorated promoted ten Nigerian Police Force officers in his security team with their new ranks...

NHIS Now Enjoys Peace, Harmony – Dr. Ehanire

The Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, has noted that peace and harmony have returned to the National Health Insurance Scheme, NHIS.
- Advertisement -

More Articles Like This

- Advertisement -