AVM Mahmoud El-Haji Ahmed was born on 2 Sep 62. He hails from Kano Municipal LGA of Kano State. He was enlisted into the NAF as a member of NDA RC 35 on 19 Jan 84 and was commissioned plt offr on 19 Dec 87. He was promoted to the rank of AVM WEF 23 Sep 16. He holds a LLB Degree from University of Jos, BL from Nigerian Law School and a Masters in Strategic Studies from NDU Islamabad.
Courses attended both military and civil courses are:
National Security & War Course- Pakistan.
Senior Command and Staff Course, Jaji-Nigeria.
Junior Command and staff Course, Jaji- Nigeria.
Basic Military Police Course, Zaria- Nigeria.
Advanced Detective Course, Jos-Nigeria.
Fraud Prevention, Detection and Investigation, Jos- Nigeria.
Public Prosecution Course, Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (NIALS) Lagos- Nigeria.
Course on International Criminal Justice and its Administration- NIALS, Lagos –Nigeria.
Laws of Armed Conflicts- San Remo-Italy.
Air and Space Operations Law – San Remo, ItalY.
Targeting – San Remo, Italy.
Some appoitments held include:
OiC Hygiene NAFH Kda.
AO Int HQ TC.
AO Provost 330 NAFSTN Jos.
OC Provost 330 NAFSTN Jos.
OC Provost 35 BSG Makurdi.
OC Provost - 97 SOG Port-Harcourt.
OC Provost - 106 HQ NAF Camp Abuja.
GAO - 35 BSG Makurdi.
Ag SO 1 Personnel- HQ TAC.
Ag SO1 Legal, HQ TAC
OC CSS - HQ TAC.
Staff Officer 1 Military and International Law, HQ NAF.
Staff Officer 1 Contracts- HQ NAF.
C-LEGO, HQ LC.
Defence Liaison Officer to Nigeria’s National Assembly.
CSLA – NAFHC Ltd.
DDPM- DIA, Abuja.
DLS, DHQ. DLS, HQ NAF.
Ag COA, HQ NAF.
DLS, HQ NAF
He is currently the Air Sec, HQ NAF.
AVM Ahmed is married and blessed with children. His hobbies include sport, travelling, reading and current affairs.