By Abraham Olatokunbo
In continuation of his operational tour of North West Theatre of Operations, where he was briefed on the general conduct of Exercise SAHEL SANITY at the Nigerian Army Special Super Camp 4 Faskari in Katsina State, the Chief of Army Staff Lieutenant General Tukur Yusufu Buratai visited 8 Division Nigerian Army Sokoto.
In a statement, Army’s acting spokesman, Col. Sagir Musa, said Buratai used opportunity of the visit to assess some ongoing projects embarked by the Nigerian Army at Ginginya Barracks.
He also visited the wounded in action soldiers at the 8 Division Medical Services and Hospital in Giginya barracks today.
Gen Buratai was equally briefed on the security situation in the entire 8 Division Area of Responsibility by the Acting General Officer Commanding the Division Brig Gen Aminu Bande.
After his tour of duty he was briefly hosted to a lunch by the Governor of Sokoto State, Right Honourable, Aminu Waziri Tambual.