Application for Admission into the Nigerian Defence Academy 76 Regular Course

Brig Gen Idris Sule

Biography of DOF

The 31st Director of Finance: The present Director of Finance is Brig Gen Idris Sule who assumed duty as the Director of Finance on 3 Feb 22 as the 31 Director of Finance.  Brig Gen Idris Sule was born on 31 Dec 1972.  He attended Daya Primary School in Fika Local Government Area of Yobe State.  He proceeded to Government Secondary School, Uba, Borno State and Federal College of Education, Yola.  He joined the Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna as a Member of 44RC on 14 Aug 1992 and graduated with BSc (Hons) in Mathematics.  Idris was commissioned into the Nigerian Army Corps of Finance on 20 September 1997 as a Second Lieutenant.


  1. Promotion History:

(1)     Lt                 –         March 1998.

(2)     Capt          –         14 Aug 2000.

(3)     Maj             –         14 Aug 2005.

(4)     Lt Col         –         14 Nov 2010.

(5)     Col              –         14 Nov 2015.

(6)     Brig Gen    –         14 Nov 2020.


  1. Courses Attended amongst others are:

(1)     YOC Infantry, ICS Jaji.

(2)     YOC Finance, NASFA Apapa.

(3)     Junior Course, AFCSC.

(4)     Senior Course, AFCSC.

(5)     Cashier Course, NASFA.

(6)     CDFA Course, NASFA.

(7)     Policy and Strategic Course, NIPSS, Kuru, Jos.