MD Umar (2010 - 2012)


Air Marshal MD Umar was born on 20 June, 1955 in Kano Municipal Local Government Area of Kano State. He was enlisted into the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) in July, 1976 as a member of Short Service Course 12. Prior to his appointment on 19 September, 2010 as the Chief of the Air Staff (CAS), he was the Air Officer Commanding Training Command (AOC TC). He was the 17th Chief of the Air Staff who served from 19 September, 2010 to 3 October, 2012.