GOC Orders Soldiers to deal With Cultists, Killer Herdsmen and Violent Agitators In Anambra State

The General Officer Commanding (GOC) 82 Division Nigerian Army, Major General Adamu Abubakar on Thursday while he visited 34 Brigade Owerri where he was briefed by the brigade Commander, Brigadier General Kay Ishiaku on Thursday and also in 302 artillery General regiment and 14 Riesa Engineer Regiment Onitsha, urged officers and soldiers of units to remain resolute and committed to their duties.

 A statement by Colonel Sager Musa, Deputy Director Army Public Relations quoted the GOC saying “Your responsibility here is to ensure the security of Anambra state by denying armed robbers, rampaging herdsmen, kidnappers, cultists, violent agitators and other criminal the freedom of action.

 “As the Chief of Army Staff is highly committed to troops’ welfare in the areas of hospitals, uniforms/kits, accommodation, salaries and allowances, we therefore have no reason to allow breakdown of law and order in our respective Areas of Operations” the GOC warned.