Lt Victor Agunbiade, a Nigerian Officer has awarded with a medal of commendation by the United States Navy for his meritorious service.
According to the U.S Navy, “Agunbiade effectively managed its largest cash disbursing office handling 45 million dollars (N17billion) in a cash transaction.”
This, it said, accounted for around 70 per cent of its overseas disbursing volume.
According to the award citation, Agunbiade earned the honour while serving as cash Disbursing Officer at the navy’s Camp Lemonnier in Djibouti, between October 2019, and July.
“Additionally, he managed 100 per cent accountability of 23 million dollars (N8.7 billion) across six rigorous inspections and independent audits with zero discrepancies.
“By his unswerving determination, wise judgment and complete dedication to duty, Agunbiade reflected great credit upon himself and upheld the highest traditions of the United States naval service,” the citation read.