In continuation of his operational visit to the North-East, the National Security Adviser, retired Major General Babagana Monguno, on Saturday, visited troops fighting the Boko Haram insurgence in Damaturu, Yobe State capital.
He was accompanied by the Chief of Defence Staff, General AG Olonisakin, Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General TY Buratai, Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal S.A. Abubakar and the Inspector General of Police, Solomon Arase.
After paying a courtesy call on Yobe State Governor, Ibrahim Gaidam, according to the spokesperson to the Nigerian Army, Sani Usman, the National Security Adviser inspected the newly established Army Headquarters Logistics Base, Tactical headquarters of 3 Division and inspected military hardware and equipment.
The NSA thereafter addressed troops where he commended their efforts in the war against terrorists and enjoined them to always dedicate themselves to assigned tasks and responsibilities.
He also emphasised on alertness and adherence to professional ethics of the military profession.