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Nigerian Troops Receive “No Mercy” Order From Northeast JTF Theatre Commander

Nigerian troops have been charged to stand up to their responsibility as defenders of the Nigeria’s Territorial Integrity by neutralizing every terrorist in the Northeast without mercy.

The order was given by the Theatre Commander Joint Task Force (JTF) Northeast Operation HADIN KAI (OPHK), Maj. Gen. C.G. Musa during the graduation ceremony of participants of In-Theatre Train the Trainers’ Course Batch 4 of 2022 on Monday, 19 September 2022, where a total number of 5 Officers and 77 Soldiers graduated after a 2 weeks intensive course.

Maj. Gen. Musa, while addressing the graduands, emphasized the need for continuous training as it enhances troops professionalism thereby making them better soldiers. He further enjoined them to put all knowledge gained into practice as well as transfering same to others in their various units and formations.

Earlier in his welcome address, the Theatre Training Officer (TTO), Brigadier General SJA Ilorin stated that the 2 weeks rigorous training was designed to enhance participants knowledge on International Humanitarian Law, Civilian Harm Mitigation, use of Offline Map, Ambush and Anti Ambush Drill, Radio Communication, Night Navigation and other Military tactics, techniques and procedures in combat.

The high point of the event was the presentation of certificates, lesson learnt and course critic sessions, recognition and reward to participants who distinguished themselves during the training and the group photograph.