Navy Commodore Suleman Dahun, mni, one time Acting Director of Information, Naval Headquarters, has been appointed as Director of Information of the Nigerian Navy.
Commodore Dahun, a Mass Communications Degree holder of the University of Maiduguri, has an Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Masters Degree in International Affairs and Diplomacy.
He has attended several military and professional courses both within and outside Nigeria, among which are Junior and Senior Staff courses at the Armed Forces Command and Staff College, Jaji.
He was a member of the Senior Executive Course 40 at the National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS) in Kuru, Jos.
Commodore Dahun also attended the Deputy Spokesman’s Course at the Joint Information Activities Group (JIAG), Royal Airforce Base, Halton, United Kingdom in 2016, the Journalist Protection in Conflict Zones Course at the Hellenic Multi-National PSOs Training Centre, Kilkis, Greece, also in 2016 and the Joint Information Operations Course at JIAG, RAF, Halton, a year after.
The new Director of Information, who is an Associate Member of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations, has served in all the operations commands of the Nigerian Navy.