The Nigerian Armed Forces has reassured the Presidential Committee on the North-East Initiative (PCNI), of support and collaboration in line with the Committee’s action plan of ensuring a coordinated frame work for lasting peace and stability in the North East.
The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), General Abayomi Gabriel Olonisakin made this known when the Security and Peace building sub-committee of the PCNI paid him a courtesy call yesterday at the Defence Headquarters, Abuja.
Represented by the Chief of Defence Policy and Plans, Air Vice Marshal Bashir Saidu, the CDS expressed the readiness of the Military to collaborate with the PCNI in every area that would obliterate the suffering of the displaced persons and the speedy rebuilding of damaged infrastructure.
Earlier, vice chairman of the Committee and leader of the delegation, Alhaji Tijjani Tumsa applauded the military on behalf of the Chairman of PCNI, General T. Y Danjuma (rtd) for routing the remnants of Boko Haram terrorist from Sambisa forest. He expressed delight in the capabilities and resilience of the Nigerian Armed Forces at bringing peace back to the North East.
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