National Gendarmerie

The Brigadier General Yahia ALI OULHADJ
Commander of the National Gendarmerie


The Brigadier General Yahia ALI OULHADJ was born on December 03rd, 1964 in Algiers.
 
He obtained the following diplomas in :
 
  • Fundamental training.
  • Development courses.
  • Command and Staff courses.
  • War higher courses.
 
The Brigadier General Yahia ALI OULHADJ held the following positions :
 
  • Commander of the 5th Border Guard Grouping of Djanet, in the 4th Regional Command.
  • Commander of the 5th Regional Circumscription of Border Guards of El Aouinet.
  • Commander of the 2nd Regiment of Guard and Protection of the Republican Guard.
  • Commander of the 3rd Regional Command of the National Gendarmerie in Bechar.
  • Directorate of Formed Units of the National Gendarmerie.
  • School Directorate of the National Gendarmerie.
  • Chief of Staff of the National Gendarmerie Command.
 
He was promoted to the rank of Brigadier General in 2020 and has appointed Commander of the National Gendarmerie on August 01st, 2021. He still holds this position until today.
 
The Brigadier General Yahia ALI OULHADJ was awarded People’s National Army medal 3rd Chevron, Medal of military merit, Medal of Honour and Medal of injured .