Our sovereignty as a nation is threatened- Chief of Army Staff
Press statement from the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen.
The next few days will be crucial to Op Lafiya Dole.
It is also crucial to our country Nigeria. Our
sovereignty as a nation is threatened. The Nigerian
Army and indeed the military as the symbol of our
nationhood is being challenged. Our ability to stand
and defeat the Boko Haram terrorists in the next few
weeks will determine the future of our country. We
cannot afford to lose the fight.
We are better trained and better equipped. The
whole nation is behind us. Mr President is with us.
courageous. We must degrade and defeat the
terrorists. This job must be done. We must make
our country men and women proud. Lt Gen TY
Buratai NAM GSS psc(+) ndc (BD) BA (Hons) MPhil
Chief of Army Staff