By : Hamisu Ado Nguru, Damaturu
The Yobe State NUJ Chairman, Comrade Rajab Mohammed has commended the military for dislodging Boko Haram elements that occupied villages making them habitable in the past.
Rajab make his observation known while on a courtesy visits to the Commander Sector 2 Operation Lafiya Dole, Brig. Gen. Adam Nura in Damaturu, recently.
He further, called on the Army to establish a good working relation with the press in order to have effective counter-insurgency Operations in the Northeast.
He also intimated the commander on the intention of the NUJ in collaboration with the Sports Writers Association of Nigeria to organize a media game intended toward peace building in the state.
Responding, the Commander Sector 2 Operation Lafiya Dole, Brig. Gen. Adam Nura informed the pen pushers that the military does not compromise in their Operation especially when it touches on National Security.
The Army commander commended journalists for their role in informing the people about the ongoing fight against Boko Haram in the North East region.