The Emir of Bama, His Royal Highness (HRH) Umar Kyari Umar El-Kanemi, Wednesday, 1 February 2023 praised the efforts of the troops from 7 Division deployed under the 21 Special Armoured Brigade (SAB) in Bama for their role in protecting the kingdom against Boko Haram insurgents.
On Saturday, 28 January 2023, the Joint Task Force North East (OPHK) in Maimalari Cantonment witnessed a Change of Command ceremony between Major General Christopher Musa and Major General Ibrahim Ali.
Nigerian Army authorities celebrate latest successes against ISWAP/Boko Haram terrorists. However, it is important to note that the conflict in the North East of Nigeria has been ongoing for over a decade, and despite various military offensives, the terrorist groups have been able to maintain a significant presence in the region.
The Nigeria Police has launched Operation ‘Darkin Gaggawa’ simulation in #Abuja and the Federal Capital Territory environs in response to the U.S. Embassy in Abuja’s security advisory indicating an elevated risk of terror attacks.
The GOC, Maj. Gen. Shaibu, expressed appreciation to Nigerian troops especially those who lost their lives since the beginning of the Counterinsurgency Operations.
The President of the Nigerian Army Officers’ Wives Association (NAOWA) Mrs Salamatu Faruk Yahaya distributed palliatives to the widows of military personnel in Maiduguri on Thursday during a visit to the Headquarters Joint Task Force North East Operation HADIN KAI (JTF NE OPHK) to cheer officers and men, those wounded in action in the Theatre.
However, the Chief of Army Staff lauded the troops for their perseverance and will in fighting the insecurity bedeviling the nation.