Emirs Visits Troops at Army Super Camp in Faskari
As part of the efforts by the Nigerian Army to defeat banditry in the North West, and in the spirit of Civil-Military Cooperation, the Chief of Army Staff Lt Gen TY Buratai has received, – His Royal Highness the Sarkin Katsinan Gusau/ Emir of Gusau Alh Dr Ibrahim Bello as a Special Guest of Honour at the Nigerian Army Special Super Camp 4 Faskari, in Katsina State today Friday the 14th of August 2020.
On arrival, the emir was respectfully treated to a royal salute at the Quarter Guard, from where he was led to listen to information and Operations briefs about the exercise at the Information Center and Operations Room respectively.
While making a brief remarks at the occasion, Lt Gen TY Buratai said – “Your Royal Highness, we invited you here to directly see what we are doing, our level of preparations, commitment and zeal as well as to reassure you and the good people of Gusau Emirate that the Nigerian Army is capable of combating/overcoming the security challenges in the North West”. “We will continue to partner with you and seek for your support and prayers to defeat the security challenges” .
On his part, the emir Alhaji Dr Ibrahim commended personnel of the Nigerian Army for the successes recorded within a short period of time. He further stated that – ” As the saying goes – seeing is believing, i want to state that i am proud of you, i appreciate you all and more grease to your elbows”. As royal fathers, we will continue to encourage you, pray for you so that you succeed in your onerous responsibilities to the nation. I have seen your organization, level of preparation, hardwork and commitment, so i urged you to do more.”
Colonel Sagir Musa
Nigerian Army Spokesperson