COAS praises Borno Governor for inspiring troops

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The Nigerian Army has expressed appreciation on the support from Borno Governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum who pays regular visits to the frontlines, interacting with troops and boosting their morale.

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Farouq Yahaya was full of gratitude while at the Government House in Maiduguri on Tuesday with  the Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Isiaka Oladayo. Both were hosted by Zulum to commemorate the sallah.

“From your (Zulum’s) visits to troops on the ground many times, even to several isolated and probably not too secured environments, you have always been there. Every time you have gone, it has gingered and boost our morale, including also all the support you have been providing to our operations and activities. We can only thank and appreciate His Excellency, the Executive Governor of Borno State for all the support that has been providing for us in operation Hadin Kai and even before when it was operation Lafiya Dole and all along” the army chief said.
Governor Zulum lauded the service chiefs and their troops for their sacrifices. He noted continued improvement in the relationship between the military and the civilian authorities and urged the military to remain in close collaboration with the Borno State government in order to defeat the decade long insurgency in the northeast.
Speaker of Borno State House of Assembly, Abdulkarim Lawan who spoke on behalf of legislators,promised continued support to the Zulum  towards attainment of lofty goals.
Borno’s Attorney General and Commissioner of Justice, Barrister Kaka Shehu Lawan, assured of commitment to Zulum’s vision while the Secretary of Borno Elders Forum, Dr. Bulama Mali Gubio prayed for prompt restoration of peace in the state and the country.
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