Lamidi Adeosun, a major general, is an experienced infantry officer with battle experience and cognate management. However, Lamidi Adeosun now a Lieutenant General.
He is the head of the chief of training and operations at the Nigerian Army headquarters in Abuja. At the time of the 2015 general election, he was the General Officer Commanding (GOC) in charge of the Command Army 7 Division in Maiduguri. Major Lamidi Adeosun was later redeployed to head the Multi-National Joint Task Force (MNJTF) based in Chad.
After Major General Adeosun left the headquarters in Chad, he was replaced at Multi-National Joint Task Force (MNJTF) by General Lucky Irabor in May 2017 and recalled to the Defence Headquarters as Director of Administration.
In December of 2017, Major General Adeosun achieved one of the great dreams that each military officer would ever have when he was appointed as commander of the infantry corps. He led the Infantry Corps for seven months before being redeployed in July 2018 to his current position as head of education and operations.
As Chief of Operations at the Headquarters of the Army, the Army Training and Operations department (DATOPS) of Mr. Adeosun is responsible for the training, planning, and management of military operations through continuous assessment of potential threats to the military. National defense in general.
General Adeosun was promoted to the position of Major General on July 4, 2014. After enrolling in the Army on July 4, 1983, Major General Adeosun is due to retire in July this year.
On July 9, 2019 President Muhammadu Buhari approved the promotion of the Nigerian Army Chief of Training and Operations, Major General Lamidi Adeosun, to the rank of a Lieutenant General. This is the same rank as the Chief of the Army Staff, Lt Gen Tukur Buratai.
Lieutenant General Lamidi Adeosun hails from Ola-Oluwa local government, Osun State born on August 22, 1963.