Injured Soldiers Dig Am Out For Dance Floor As COAS Celebrates Sallah With Troops For Borno


As part of the routine visit to troops for Operation LAFIYA DOLE, the Chief of Staff, Lieutenant General TY Buratai, choose Major General David Duwandi Ahmadu, the Chief of Training and Operations (CTOP) to visit and celebrate Sallah with troops.


Him dey 112 Task Force Battalion, Mafa, Borno State on Saturday 2nd September 2017, where him celebrate Eid with the troops and then get dinner party with troops for Maimalari military cantonment, Maiduguri.

For 112 Task Force Battalion, Mafa, Commander 22 Briagde, Briagdier General Suleiman Idris receive the CTOP and after inspection of the Quarter Guard, introduction take place. Major General Ahmadu come get briefing by the Commanding Officer 112 Task Force Battalion, Lieutenant Colonel SBN Egbulem on the unit activities for the area of responsibility.

He later move go the troop defensive locations where him deliver the Chief of Army Staff Sallah goodwill message to them and then take lunch with the troops. The chairman of Mafa LGA Caretaker Committee, the District Head and other members of community, as well as vigilantes also attend the event.

The Chief of Army Staff representative also party with soldiers on hospital admission for 7 Division Hospital and Medical Services, Maimalari military cantonment where the CTOP also present the Chief of Army Staff Sallah message to them.

The representative of the Chief of Army Staff get the company of the Theatre Commander Operation LAFIYA DOLE, Major General Ibrahim Attahiru and the Acting General Officer Commanding 7 Division Nigerian Army, Brigadier General Ibrahim Manu Yusuf and the Director Army Public Relations, Briagdier General SK Usman, and some commanders and staff officers for both Theatre Command and Headquarters 7 Division, Nigerian Army wey be also Sector 1 Operation LAFIYA DOLE.

Similar celebrations with troops take part for all Nigerian Army formations and units where Commanders interact with the troops and some members of the host communities. Meanwhile, the CTOP continue to other units.