The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt Gen Faruk Yahaya has continued in his operational tour of the North East (NE) Theatre of Operations, where troops are currently leading the attack against Boko Haram (BH) and Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists. The COAS arrived at Headquarters Theatre Command (TC) in Maiduguri, on 2 February 2022, where he was briefed by the Theatre Commander, Operation HADIN KAI (OPHK) by Major General Chris Musa on the current security situation in the theatre. The COAS with his team later proceeded to Biu and Buratai towns, where he interacted with troops.
In his address, Lt Gen Faruk Yahaya lauded troops for their sacrifices and commitment to the ongoing fight against terrorism and insurgency. He charged them to be more vigilant and alert to their responsibilities, adding that with discipline and commitment, the war in the NE will be brought to an end. He reassured troops that administrative and operational challenges confronting their units will be given the desired attention. Follow @azurevoice for more Military news.