Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodinma, has described the Main of Army Workers, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, as “a strategic military services leader” dedicated to combating Boko Haram and defending the territorial integrity of Nigeria.
This was contained in a statement by the acting Director, Military Community Relations, Col. Sagir Musa, on Friday in Abuja.
Musa disclosed that the governor produced the remark at the launch of a book on Buratai.
Uzodinma, represented by the Eze Udo IV of Obilobi Uratta Ancient Kingdom in Owerri North Local Govt spot of Imo, Prof. Amaobi Uwaleke, mentioned that the ebook was a resources-kit for teaching future military services leaders.
The governor mentioned that Buratai method to leadership has produced him to normally lead the struggle and locate offensives towards terrorists, recovering arms, ammunition, villages and rescuing captives from the Boko Haram insurgents.
He further more stressed that the ebook underpinned the opening of an solely new region, which provided the comparative review by student- officers on biographies of chosen military services commanders.
Uzodinma appreciated the author, noting that the reserve was a have to-go through for all military leaders.
In modern months, Boko Haram has carried out enhanced attacks.
This is irrespective of recurring assert by the authorities and the Nigerian Army that the sect has been defeated.