The Chief of Army Staff, Lt General Ibrahim Attahiru is visiting the headquarters theatre command, Operation Lafiya Dole, Maimalari Cantonment, Maiduguri.
He said constant touch with troops and commanders in the frontline would reinvigorate them to do more, while giving an assurance that the Army would overcome the recent insecurity experienced in some parts of the northeast.
He said counter insurgency operations would be intensified until Boko Haram was subdued.
The Chief of Army Staff reassured President Muhammadu Buhari’s resolve to provide human and material resources to fight criminality.
He urged the soldiers to remain resolute and committed to defending the territorial integrity of the nation.
The Theatre Commander Operation Lafiya Dole, Major General Farouq Yahaya appreciated the Army Chief for the visit.
He described the visit as a morale booster and pledged to do more to ensure safety and security of lives in the region.