Operation Lafiya Dole organised end of year/ new year party to boost troops morales
By Madu Mohammed, Maiduguri
The Operation Lafiya Dole Theater Command has organized an end of year party for its troops to unwind and relax after the busy yeat fighting Boko Haram insurgents in the year 2019 and to bigins the year 2020.in good morales.
The theater Commander Operation Lafiya Dole, Major General Olusegun Adeniyi while declaring open the party, at the headquarters of the command yesterday said “you may wonder why we organise this end of year/new year party. First is to let our enemy Boko Haram know that they cannot deny us enjoying ourselves. Secondly is to sporecaites our troops who have been fighting insurgents through out 2019 and also ginger them to do more in 2020″.
we want to appreciate our soldier across the theater for their sacrifices to make the Northeast safe. The Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen. Tukur Buratai is really behind you, President Buhari is strongly behind you, top military command in Abuja and all Nigerians are with you,” he added.
General Adeniyi said ” COAS and other military leadership in Abuja are working round the clock to ensure all what you need to fight this war are provided. I want to assured you that Nigerians are with you.. You are not alone in this war”.
I also want to use this medium to assured Nigerians that Boko Haram will not be allow to do what they want to achieve. It is just a dream we will not allow them to occupy an inch in Nigerian territory. We will do our best to safeguard this country. At this juncture let’s enjoy our party and make new friends”, he added.
Speaking on the recent attacks along Maiduguri- Jos road, the theater commander said ” this is a sign of weakness and cowardness, because they were defeated and sack out of their hideout that was why they resort to kidnapping and abducting passengers on the highway. We have restrategized their plans are already failed plans. Nigerian should not be intimidated, we are already on top of the situation “.
In his remarks, the Borno state Deputy Governor, Alhaji Umar Usman Kadafur said ” the Borno state government will conitue to partner with the military and other security agencies until complete peace is restored back to the Northeast.”
” I am honoured to attend this party to appreacite and ginger our troops for securing the Northeast. For those that paid the supreme price, we prayer that God grant them Paradise and their families the firtitudes to bear the irreplaceable lost”, Alhaji Kadafur added.
Highlight of the occasion was the presentations of gift to officers and and soldiers who dedicated themselves. As well as dances, riddles and jokes and other performances.
Nigerian Army Commissions Camp Delta Response Force For Emergency Reinforcement in the Fight Against Insurgency in the Northeast
Nigerian Army commissions Camp Delta Response force for emergency reinforcements in the fight against insurgency in the Northeast
By Madu Mohammed, Maiduguri
The theater Command Operation Lafiya Dole and the 7 Division of the Nigerian Army has inaugurated Camp Delta Operation Response force and Combato building to provvide quick response and reinforcement in the fight against insurgency and Combato building to provide restaurant, gymnastic and relaxation centres for the troops of the theater.
While commissioning the Camp Delta force at the headquarters 7 Division of the Nigerian Army at the Maimalari cantonment, Maiduguri on Thursday, the Chief of Army Staff, (COAS), Lt. General Tukur Buratai said “As parts of the Nigerian Army Day Celebration (NADCEL), the commissioning of the Delta force is to provide quick response to troops when ever they received destress call upon.it is often to any troops in operation that there is a troops to response to their emergencies in no time”
The Chief of Army Staff represented by the theater Commander Operation Lafiya Dole, ,Major General Faruk Yahaya said “this initiative was conceived by the Acting General Officer Commanding (GOC) 7 Division, Brigadier General Abdul Ibrahim to response to any threat in the fight against insurgency and any form of criminality.. The quick response force camp Delta is to provide response to any threat and provide place to rest for the Delta Special force’.
He said ” the commissioning of the Camp.Delta force was deliberately syncronized to be part of the NADCEL celebration 2020 to celebrate serving and retired officers and solders of the Nigerian Army and showcase the capability ”
‘ Today many projects are being commissioned in all Army formations and units across the country. Here in the 7 Division were witnessing the commissioning of Camp Delta force and also Comboto building which has restaurant, gymnastics and relaxation centre for our troops that’s 3 in one .
” I assured you of the Nigerian army’s determination to ending insurgency and all other forms of crime across the nation. On behalf of the CoAS I will like to congratulate the GOC 7 Division for successful completion and commissioning of the Combato”, he added.
On the commissioning the Combato building,, the theater Commander said ” my predecessor, General Adeniyi some time in February this year constructed a Combato tent but the tent with not withstand the weather of these areas. When I assumed office, I directed for construction of Combato building on 25th May, 2020 to serve as a special relaxation centre for our troops when they are off duty”.
” The Combato building provides restaurants, gymnastic and recreation to our staff, as well as meat joint.for relaxation of the troops during off duty hours and also to keep them fit.. .” the theater commander said.
While appreciating the COAS for his support to the theater, General Faruk Yahaya said we are committed ensure our mandate of keeping Northeast is sacrosanct. I therefore call on the troops of Operation Lafiya Dole to redouble our efforts, though rainy season is set it i know as a professionals we can do it as the COAS has urge us yo decisively deal with the insurgents ”
In his welcome address. The Acting Goc. 7 Division, Brigadier General Abdul Ibrahim said “on assumption of office as Acting GOC, I saw the need to put in place a befitting Camp Delta Response Reaction force to respond to emergencies and reinforcement to our troops.”
“With the force in place Maiduguri and its environs is safe and Maimalari cantonment is impregnantly secured. The Camp Delta force will Also provide s place for our special force to rest after successful response operation’s”, General Ibrahim added.
He assured the COAS and Nigerian in general that they determined to bring the war against insurgency to a successful end .
Bursted; Buhari’s PA, Tunde uses phone to text CBN GOV. NNPC GMD ors to make financial demands
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By Daily Hint
President Muhammadu Buhari’s Personal Assistant, Sabiu ‘Tunde’ Yusuf, has reportedly been caught using the President’s cell phone to text the Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefiele to make financial demands.
Tunde has also been caught texting the General Managing Director (GMD) of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and others soliciting for finances and other demands.
The revelation was made to ElombahNews by a source close to the Presidential Villa.
The source also revealed that he also takes official letter headed papers for personal use.
He also reportedly changes memos, a “height of criminality,” the source noted.
More details later…
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