Insecurity: Army Launches field training Exercises In South-East, Three Other Regions to tackle security challenges
Chief of Army staff Lt. General Faruk Yahaya flages off new military operation exercises, codename – Still Water, Enduring Peace and Golden Dawn – and it’s to be conducted simultaneously in South-East, South-South, South-West and North-Central regions.
Operation Still Water for states in the South South and Southwest region and operation Enduring Peace for the North Central and the Federal Capital Territory.
General Faruk Yahaya noted that the exercise will be conducted in collaboration with sister security agencies and it aims at restoring law and order in the affected regions, as well as create enabling environment for socio-economic activities to thrive, tackling insurgency, kidnapping and rising banditry in the South-East leading to wanton killings and burning of government facilities.
General Yahaya also warned all criminals within the area of responsibility to desist from their atrocious activities or get ready to face the wrath of the law as he tasked officers and soldiers to remain professional and diligent in the discharge of their responsibilities in line with the objectives of the exercises- to tackle challenges of insecurity.