President Edgar Lungu has appointed and promoted Major General Dennis Alibuzwi as Deputy Commander of the Zambia Army. Major General Alibuzwi takes over from Major General Jackson Miti whose services were terminated yesterday.
Major General Alibuzwi was yesterday immediately promoted from the rank of Brigadier General. This is contained a statement availed to ZANIS today by State House Spokesperson Amos Chanda.
Yesterday, President Edgar Lungu appointed and sworn in Lieutenant General William Sikazwe as the new Zambia Army commander taking over from Lieutenant General Paul Mihova was retired in national interest.
Lt. Gen Sikazwe was until his appointment as Army Commander, serving as the chief of operations in the Zambia Army.