By Ogbolu George with agency report
Farouk Umar, the Emir of Daura, on Friday, hailed Nigerian soldiers for restoring peace and security in the north eastern part of the country.
Farouk gave the commendation when the Chief of Army Staff, Lt.- Gen. Tukur Buratai, visited him in Daura.
He said the military had demonstrated unprecedented commitment and gallantry in ending the protracted insurgent activities in the northeast.
Umar noted that by so doing, the Nigerian Armed Forces had promoted the image of the nation at the international level.
The Emir praised Buratai for his unquestionable loyalty to Nigeria and the Commander-in-Chief.
Speaking earlier, Buratai told the Emir that he was in Daura to inaugurate the new army unit located at Koza village in Mai’adua Local Government area.
He said the unit would undertake intensive security surveillance in the border communities and work to ensure peaceful coexistence among the people.
Buratai told the Emir that his loyalty to the unity of Nigeria was absolute and the military would not compromise the unity of the nation.
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