Major General Victor Okwudili Ezugwu – The Director General of DICON

Maj Gen Victor Okwudili Ezugwu assumes office in Defence Industries Corporation of Nigeria (DICON) as Director General. He is a member of 37th Regular Course, commissioned into the Infantry Corps. The new DICON DG holds Bachelor of Arts Degree in History from the famous Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna and a Master of Science Degree in Strategic Studies from the University of Ibadan. He also holds a Doctor of Philosophy degree (Ph.D.). The senior officer has attended several courses in the course of his career: Young Officers Course, Special Warfare Course, Anti- Tank Platoon Commanders’ Course, Commanding Officers Course. Others are Junior Course, Senior Course, National Defence College, Abuja and Crisis and Mass Disaster Management Course in Israel among others. He was the former 28 Task Force Brigade, Acting General Officer Commanding 7 Division, Commandant Nigerian Army Depot and until his recent Appointment, he was the Group Managing Director of Nigerian Army Vehicle Manufacturing Company (NAVMC), Rigachikun, Kaduna. Gen Ezugwu has the following Honours and Award to his credit: FSS MSS DSS psc Golden Jubilee Medal CM Fd Comd Medal of honour; others are: General Operations Medal ECOMOG in Liberia (NIBATT 11) Op TIGER TAIL/ SAND STORM in Sierra Leone (NIBATT 33), UNAMSIL and Op ZAMAN LAFIYA DOLE among others. He is happily married and blessed with 3 children.