COAS begins one-week operational visit to Borno



The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru, who is on a one-week operational visit to Borno, said his visit to enhance the ongoing fight against in the North East.

Attahiru, who disclosed this while with newsmen, on Sunday, in Maiduguri, said a lot of had been recorded with many terrorists eliminated and weapons recovered.

“I am here on an operational visit, I will be here for one week.

“The essence is to enhance operations, raise morale and motivate the soldiers, to ensure we achieve better results the total annihilation of Boko Haram and indeed the , ” Attahiru said.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports the COAS, who had visited troops of Sector 1 and Sector 2 of Operation Lafiya Dole. in Borno and Yobe states, also inspected some building at the headquarters of 7 Division, Maiduguri. (NAN)