Abuja - The new acting Army Chief of Staff, Maj-Gen, Tukur
Burutai, will be heading to Yobe State to celebrate his appointment with troops
fighting Boko Haram, Punch reported.
Burutai met behind closed doors with President Muhammadu
Buhari at the Presidential Villa in Abuja, where he was told of what is
expected of him in the appointment.
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The Army chief expressed that it is only fair he celebrates
Sallah with the troops.
His appointment was approved earlier in the week by Buhari,
together with the National Security advisor for the country.
Burutai was the Commander of the Multinational Joint Task
Force before his appointment.
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