The Chief of Army Staff, Major-General Farouk Yahaya has paid an on-the-spot visit to Imo to survey the security circumstance in the state.
Yahaya visited Owerri, the Imo State capital on Wednesday and met with troops of 34 Brigade in Obinze Barracks.
During the visit, the Army boss approached the warriors to be unequivocal in managing the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), and any remaining gatherings liable for upsetting the tranquility of the state.
While commending the soldiers for their obligation to obligation, he likewise charged them to be proficient and faithful in the release of their sacred duty.
As indicated by an assertion made accessible to newsmen by the Director, Army Public Relations, Brig-Gen Onyema Nwachukwu, Yahaya adulated “the versatility of troops of 34 Brigade and agents of other security offices in switching things around of the new spate of frailty that came about because of the crimes of the banished bunch, IPOB, in Imo State.”
“Gen Yahaya made the acclamation today at Obinze Barracks, Owerri, Imo State, while addressing the soldiers during his lady operational visit to Headquarters 34 Brigade.
“He told the soldiers that his visit was educated by the need to have an on-the-spot appraisal of the security circumstance in the state. The COAS communicated please on the triumphs so far recorded by the soldiers and encouraged them to intensify their work to solidify on their victories.
“Gen Yahaya further charged them to be steadfast and show high feeling of obligation consistently. He called attention to, that more victories would be recorded through consistence to directions and dedication to prevalent position.
“The COAS additionally approached the officials to consistently show others how its done and guarantee that troops are satisfactorily advised and stayed up to date with the current mission.
“In a demonstration of cooperative energy, the COAS likewise visited troops of 211 Response Group, Nigerian Air Force, Owerri, where he beseeched the soldiers to be proficient and alert consistently. He liked them for their soul of jointness and collaboration towards handling frailty in the state.
“Feature of the functioning visit was COAS’ visit to the proposed Military Hospital Owerri and a visit through Obinze Barracks.”
In the mean time, disputable Islamic priest, Sheik Ahmad Gumi has pronounced that criminal herders are superior to individuals from the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB).
In his clarification of his position, Gumi presented that the herders carry out wrongdoings that are not as significant as those perpetrated by IPOB individuals.
Talking on Wednesday during an appearance on Arise TV, Sheik Gumi pronounced that IPOB kills security agents expected to ensure Nigerians however the herders just seize youngsters to bring in cash through emancipate.
He, consequently, presented that it is unreasonable to think about the two gatherings.