Buhari Visits Wounded Soldiers in Borno [Photos]

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday attended the Chief of Army Staff (COAS) conference, in Maiduguri, Borno State Capital after which he visited soldiers wounded from the fight with Boko Haram terrorists.

The President during his visit declared opened the COAS conference and promised that the Federal Government is committed to improving the military operations in the north-east.

He met with troops of the Operation Lafiya Dole at the theatre command fighting insurgency in the north-east region to boost their morale.

The president also visited the palace of the Shehu of Borno, Abubakar Ibn Umar Garbai Al-Amin El-Kanemi.

Buhari’s visit to Borno comes few weeks after the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), a Boko Haram splinter group attacked a military base and killed no fewer than 100 soldiers in Metele, a remote village near the border with the Niger Republic.

See photos from the visit below…


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