By: Babagana Bukar Wakil, Dikwa, Borno state 21 Feb 2021
The Chief of Army Staff , Major General Ibrahim Attahiru has given 48 hours ultimatum to the troops of super camp 9, Nigerian Army, ‘Operation Lafiya Dole’ to clear Krenoa, Marte and chikungudowa in Marte and Wulgo Local Government Areas of Borno state, which was recently attacked and taken over by Boko Haram Insurgents.
Attahiru gave the ultimatum on Sunday while addressing troops of the Nigerian Army Super camp in, Dikwa.
Army chief assured all supports required in this very onerous task.
On the outcome of their meeting with the Theater Commander, and the General Officer Commanding 7 Division, the Army chief directed that they must not let this nation down.
He charges them to go back and do the needful and assured that he will be right behind them.
He said that they’re aware of the recent attack on Dikwa and Marte, charged them not allow this to happen again, and directed troops to go after them and clear the bastards.
While appreciating the efforts of the troops in the fight against Boko Haram, the Chief of Army Staff, Says, he was there to deliver the greetings of Mr President and Commander In Chief of the Armed forces, Muhammadu Buahri.
The chief of Army staff says he has spoken with all Commanders that they’re going to provide the equipments and weapons needed by the troops to end this war.
They are also going to address the issue of over stay in the theater and no more issue of over stay.
Also addressing the residents of Dikwa and those who fled the recent onslaught in Marte, and now taking refuge in town, the Army Chief assured them that they are going to protect them.
Stressing that they will clear Marte, Kireenuwa, Wulgo, Kirta and their environs.
He solicited for cooperation and prayers from the residents.