See What The Chief Of Army Staff Did During His Visit To Troops In Borno (Photos)
Yesterday, Sunday 11th December 2016, the Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Yusufu Buratai visited some deployments of 7 Division Garrison and 25 Task Force Brigade where he interacted with troops. He addressed troops at Delwa, Musafanari, Bulabulin, Damboa, Sabongari and Biu.
During the visit he addressed both officers and soldiers. Specifically he addressed troops of 81 Battalion at Bulabulin where he reiterated his goodwill message of no more time to waste and urged them to maintain the momentum and keep the spirit high. He enjoined to work hard to ensure that main residents of the community are back. He also informed them of his effort as regards their welfare such as planned rotation.
In 254 Battalion he commented them for their wonderful efforts. He expressed happiness that Boko Haram terrorists are meeting their Waterloo in their area of responsibility. He directed that they must Maintain the aggression through regular patrols and ambushes. They must move into nook and crannies where the terrorists are hiding and smoke them out.
The COAS also addressed the officers where he emphasized on exemplary conduct and leadership. At Sabon Gari, the COAS addressed officers and soldiers of Alpha Company where he commended them for their wonderful efforts. He also shared meal with the troops.