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CDS EXTOLS DICON… Assures the Corporation of His Support

On Wednesday 16 August 2023, history was once again made in Defence Industries Corporation of Nigeria (DICON) Kaduna, as the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), General Christopher Musa OFR made his maiden visit to DICON Ordnance Factories, Facilities and DICON Headquarters in Kaduna. The CDS who is also the Chairman Board of Directors DICON-SUR Corporatewear […]

CDS Visit to DICON

Precisely November 3rd, 2017 will remain in the memory of members of DICON family for long. The event that took place was the commissioning of a remodeled state of the art showroom for the premier defence industry. It was on the same day, DICON Board had its 100th board meeting to ratify vital pending issues that have to do with the progress of the……


The Defence Industries Corporation of Nigeria (DICON) was established by an Act of parliament in 1964, to provide defence materiel for members of the Armed Forces and other Security Agencies in the country. The Corporation is currently being repositioned to play its envisaged role effectively and reduce reliance on importation of military hardware through ongoing […]


In a ceremonial leadership transition, Major General Aniedi Effiong Edet formally assumed duties as the 24th Director General Defence Industries Corporation of Nigeria (DG DICON) on 11 July 2023. The assumption was preceded by a brief and impressive handing and taking over ceremony between him and his predecessor, Major General Hassan Gambo Tafida, who was […]


DICON welcomes New Director General

DICON was established in 1964 through an act of parliament in the Nigerian National Assembly. From 2018 to March 2021, Major General Victor Okwudili Ezugwu was appointed as DICON’s director-general. He handed……