By; JACOB ONJEWU DICKSON
The Chief of Army Staff Lt Gen TY Buratai, has appreciated and conmended the troops, especially the Air Task Force Operation LAFIYA DOLE for their heroic and patriotic actions which resulted in the successes recorded.
This was contained in a statement signed by the Director Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Sagir Musa, dated January 16, 2021.
“Following an encounter/ambush by troops of Operation TURA TAKAIBANGO against Boko Haram terrorists when they attempted to attack troops’ location at the outskirts of Marte, in Borno State, during which the Air Task Force Operation LAFIYA DOLE played a decisive/commendable role in the destruction of seven terrorists’ gun trucks and decimation of unconfirmed number of the insurgents,” it said.
He urged them to maintain the momentum and expedite actions to ensure speedy final defeat of Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists in Nigeria.