The new Commander, Sector 2 Joint Task Force, North East Operation Hadin Kai, Major General Koko Akamba Isoni, has charged troops to redouble their war mood in order to finish off remnants of Boko Haram terrorists within the Sector’s Area of Responsibility and the North East region in general.
The Commander gave the charge on Saturday during the handing and taking over ceremony between him and his predecessor held at the Sector Headquarters in Damaturu, Yobe State capital.
In a statement by Lieutenant Kennedy Anyanwu, Assistant Director Army Public Relations Sector 2, Operation HADIN KAI,
General Isoni expressed determination to build on the successes recorded by his predecessor in the ongoing operations against insurgency in the North East to achieve lasting peace and results.
Isoni also enjoined the troops to carry out their assigned task diligently and professionally, as well as be ready for deployment at any given time.
The Commander further disclosed his willingness to partner with critical stakeholders in line with the Chief of Army Staff’s vision, which is to have “A Professional Army Ready to Accomplish Assigned Missions within a Joint Environment in Defence of Nigeria”.
In his farewell address, the immediate past Commander Sector 2 OPHK, Brigadier General Adamu Nura, thanked officers and soldiers of the Sector for their support during his tour of duty as the Sector Commander.
He also called on them to give the new commander maximum cooperation and support.
Maj Gen KA Isoni was the Director Policy, Army Headquarters Department of Policy and Plans before his appointment as the Commander Sector 2 JTF North-East OPHK, while the out-gone Commander is posted to Army Headquarters Department of standards and Evaluation as Director Procurement and Evaluation”, the statement added.