The Chief of Military Workers, COAS, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Thursday lauded the doggedness of gallant troops resulting in the defeat of Boko Haram insurgents at Maisadari group within the outskirts of Damaturu, Yobe.
In a press release, Lt. Njoka Irabor, the Appearing Assistant Director, Military Public Relations, Sector 2, Operation Lafiya Dole, disclosed that the commendation was conveyed to the troops by the Theater Commander, Maj. Gen. Benson Akinroluyo, on Thursday in Damaturu.
NAN experiences that the gallant troops, on Tuesday efficiently foiled try by the insurgents to assault Maisandari group, killing a lot of them and destroying their tools.
Akinroluyo, who addressed the troops on the 233 Battalion Headquarters, additionally applauded the efforts of the Air Part of Operation Lafiya Dole and different safety businesses, in addition to regulation abiding residents for his or her assist and cooperation which led to the profitable defeat of the insurgents.
He charged the troops to stay skilled and responsive, in order to successfully take care of terrorists of their space of operation.
The military chief burdened the necessity for synergy and collaborative efforts between the navy and different safety businesses to disclaim the terrorists any freedom to function.
Akinroluyo was briefed by the Commanding Officer, 233 Battalion, Lt.-Col. Ibrahim Mohammed.
The commander was accompanied on the go to by the Appearing Commander, Sector 2, Brig.-Basic Mohammed Dala, and the Commander 27 Process Drive Brigade, Brig.-Gen. Akinniyi Oyelade.