Chief of Military Employees, Main Common Ibrahim Attahiru has hinted on Nigerian Military’s plan to launch the second part of the 2021 counter-insurgency operation in opposition to Boko Haram and ISWAP.
Attahiru made the disclosure on Saturday whereas briefing newsmen throughout an operational go to to Theater Command Headquarters of Operation Lafiya Dole in Maiduguri.
His journey was to appraise the army offensive within the Sambisa basic space and enhance troops’ morale.
Attahiru famous that the synergy between the air and floor forces has been glorious and caused current successes.
“Areas round Njimiya, Sabilul Huda and the overall space the place Boko Haram had deployed prior to now have been cleared. We are able to rightly say we are able to get to the second part of the operation, which is able to begin quickly,” he mentioned.
The COAS described current assaults by the insurgents on Marte and Dikwa as an try and distract the troops from the positive factors being recorded.
“Our troops gave a great account of themselves and took on the terrorists decisively. We are going to encourage them and produce in additional fight multipliers”, he mentioned.
Attahiru assured Nigerians that the army was decided to stamp out the menace of insurgency and different types of criminality.