Friday, January 21, 2022

COAS commits to soldiers’ welfare, inaugurates houses in Sokoto barracks

Must Read

There Was An Attempt To Bomb Me Near Kawo Bridge In Kaduna – President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday inaugurated the 800-metre long flyover in Kawo, Kaduna State, recounting how he narrowly escaped...

Court Remands Man for Killing His 75-year-old Mother in Ekiti

For allegedly killing his septuagenarian mother, an Ekiti State Chief Magistrate Court in Ado Ekiti has ordered the detention...

2023: Tinubu Visits Minna, Says IBB ‘Gave Me His Prayers’

A presidential aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2023 general elections, Bola Tinubu has visited Minna,...


Lt. Gen. Faruk Yahaya, the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), on Wednesday, in Sokoto, inaugurated 20 blocks of houses, consisting of 12 flats each of one bedroom apartments at Giginya barrack.
At the inauguration, Yahaya reiterated the Army’s commitment to providing improved accommodation for soldiers, as part of the leadership’s vision of ensuring soldiers’ welfare for enhanced performance.
He commended the vision and courage of previous leaderships of the Army, assuring that the efforts would be sustained, and urged the soldiers to live up to expectations in discharging their duties.
Earlier, Maj. Gen. Uwem Bassey, General Officer Commanding, 8 Division, commended the COAS for the efforts and consideration of soldiers’ welfare.
Bassey, also the Force Commander, Operation Hadarin Daji, assured that the infrastructure would be maintained and safeguarded.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Yahaya had earlier inaugurated the second Army Corps of Education summit under the theme: ” Education development and national security: Issues and way forward ”.
Meanwhile, families of soldiers and community members were among those that attended the inauguration of the houses.

- Advertisement -

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

- Advertisement -
Latest News

There Was An Attempt To Bomb Me Near Kawo Bridge In Kaduna – President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday inaugurated the 800-metre long flyover in Kawo, Kaduna State, recounting how he narrowly escaped...

Court Remands Man for Killing His 75-year-old Mother in Ekiti

For allegedly killing his septuagenarian mother, an Ekiti State Chief Magistrate Court in Ado Ekiti has ordered the detention of a 35-year-old man, Abiola...

2023: Tinubu Visits Minna, Says IBB ‘Gave Me His Prayers’

A presidential aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2023 general elections, Bola Tinubu has visited Minna, the Niger State capital. Addressing journalists...

Soludo rejects ‘His Excellency’ title, opts for ‘Mr Governor’, ‘Charlie Nwangbafor’

Anambra State Governor-elect, Prof Chukwuma Soludo has rejected the title ‘His Excellency’, opting to be addressed as Prof Chukwuma Soludo. The governor-elect, however, directed that...

Kwara bans street begging, signs MoU with Hausa community

By Stephen Olufemi Oni, Ilorin Kwara State government has banned street begging in Ilorin, the state capital. The Commissioner for Social Development, Hon. Abosede Aremu, announced...
- Advertisement -

More Articles Like This

- Advertisement -