The Force Commander (FC) Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF) Major General Lucky Irabor, has urged troops of Sector 4 MNJTF (Diffa) Niger Republic, to be more vigilant and alert in order to avoid any surprise from the Boko Haram terrorists.
Irabor made this remark when he paid a visit to the Headquarters, Sector 4 in Diffa to inspire the troops and encourage them to keep the fighting spirit.
Addressing the Commander, Colonel Major Noma Dari and his Officers, the FC stated that he was in Diffa to assess troops’ operational readiness.
He commended the Commander, his Officers and soldiers for all the contributions made in the counter insurgency operations, but emphasized the urgent need for increased surveillance, commitment and steadfastness.
General Irabor assured the Sector of the continued support and assistance from the MNJTF Headquarters.
While on inspection of Sector 4 health unit, General Irabor encouraged the soldiers who sustained injuries during a recent operation to see their situation as sacrifices to keep peace and protect the helpless.
He commended them for their sacrifice and wished them quick recovery.
Earlier, the Commander of Sector 4 presented a detailed brief on the activities, achievements and challenges of the formation, especially in the ongoing fight against terrorism and insurgency.