The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Faruk Yahaya, has commissioned a newly constructed office accommodation in honour of former COAS late Lt.-Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru, at the Headquarters, Joint Task Force, North East, Operation HADIN KAI (OPHK), Maimalari Cantonment, Maiduguri.
A statement by Director Army Public Relations Brig.-Gen. Onyema Nwachukwu Wednesday, said the COAS disclosed that the new facility is to provide befitting offices to meet demands of the recent expansion and restructuring of the Joint Task Force, North-east, Operation HADIN KAI.
According to him, “the facility will provide a conducive environment for the staff officers and administrative staff to perform their duties in the theatre.”
He said the complex was christened after the late COAS Lt.-Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru, to honour him for his contribution and sacrifice towards the upliftAAment of the Nigerian Army.
The office accommodation consists of six medium size en-suite offices, two executive size en-suite offices, two Personal Assistants’ offices, as well as two offices for administrative staff.