The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt Gen TY Buratai, has relocated fully to the North East the region that is hardest hit by the Boko Haram insurgents and banditry.
The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) will now oversee and direct the overall operations in the theatre and other Nigerian Army operations across the country from his new base.
This was disclosed in a statement signed by the Acting Director, Army Public Relations, Colonel Sagir Musa.
According to the statement, Buratai, while addressing troops of the Special Super Camp Ngamdu in Kaga Local Government Area of Borno State on the 9th April, assured them that he will be with them in the nooks and crannies of the theatre.
Prior to his relocation, the COAS had been on operational tour to troops’ locations in the North East Theatre of Operation since Saturday the 4th of April.