Air Commodore OA Babalola Bsc MBchB FWACS FICS Dip Av med psc FSS MSS

CHIEF OF MEDICAL SERVICES (CMS)

BACKGROUND

1.    Air Commodore Olabode Alade Babalola was born on 22 Oct 63. He hails from Ekiti, Ekiti State. He was enlisted into the NAF as a member of Direct Regular Course 10, on 2 Feb 98 and was commissioned Squadron Leader on 18 Jul 98.

COURSES ATTENDED

2.    The senior officer has attended several Military courses including the following:

  • Senior Command and Staff Course, Jaji-Nigeria.
  • Junior Command and staff Course, Jaji- Nigeria.

APPOINTMENTS HELD

3.    Some appointments include:

  • Head of Department, Obstetrics and Gynaecology.
  • Commanding Officer, Clinical 445 Nigerian Air Force Hospital Ikeja, Lagos.
  • Commanding Officer, Medical 81 Air Maritime Group Benin.
  • Commander 347 Nigerian Air Force Hospital Jos.
  • Deputy Director Medical Services, Headquarters Nigerian Air Force.
  • Commander 349 Nigerian Air Force Hospital Kano.
  • Command Medical Officer Logistics Command, Lagos.
  • Commander 661 Nigerian Air Force Hospital, Lagos.
  • Director Clinical Services, Medical Branch, Headquarters Nigerian Air Force.
  • Deputy Director of Medical Operations/Training - Department of Medical Services, Defence Headquarters.
  • Currently the Chief of Medical Services, Headquarters Nigerian Air Force.

OTHER INFORMATION

4.    His hobbies include watching football and reading.