duty tour


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Noun1.duty tour - a period of time spent in military serviceduty tour - a period of time spent in military service
period, period of time, time period - an amount of time; "a time period of 30 years"; "hastened the period of time of his recovery"; "Picasso's blue period"
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The National Salaries Income and Wages Commission (NSIWC) says it has saved the Federal Government over N400 billion by stopping Duty Tour Allowance (DTA) fraud and other illegal allowances in public institutions.
The government should be more concerned with the value that such an expatriate has added to the country within the five years of duty tour in Kenya in terms of job creation, training, poverty alleviation, and so on.
Jean Marc Angah in October 2018, made the disclosure when he conferred with Management of Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) in Accra, on 14 January 2019, as part of his official duty tour of cocoa producing countries in Africa.
Robert Davenport then served an active duty tour in the Army General Counsel Office (as part of the honors program).
"Seven of our current staff members will be finishing their duty tour in the first half of this year, along with the 10 new staff members sanctioned by DFA, are very much needed, " Cimafranca said.
He is now serving a three-year recall to active duty tour aboard USS Lassen (DDG 82), where he serves as the Disbursing and Sales Officer.
Reservist on duty tour in Afghanistan A HELICOPTER engineer who swapped his civilian role to join the Royal Marines in Afghanistan has spoken about life on the front line.
On a temporary duty tour to Peru in January 2010, I jumped at the chance for a weekend trip to Machu Picchu, achieving a boyhood dream.
When he finished his four-year active duty tour in 1974, Fay's background in investigations made the insurance sector seem like a natural place to look for civilian work.
Previously, she served as a company commander at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill., for her last shore duty tour and is currently the 23rd company chief.
Mr Benkelai was in the country for a five-year duty tour.Aa President Mills commended Mr Benkelai for acquitting himself well and looked forward to greater interaction between the two countries.