In the month of February, the then Theatre Commander of Operation 'Lafia Dole', Major General Adeniyi Olusegun, in a video briefing to his superiors, state how inferior his men's weapons are, in comparison to the kind of machinery used by insurgents. He further stated, that the insurgents attacked his men from all flanks, but they were able to repel them. This briefing (that later got leaked to the public), did not go down well with Gen. Adeniyi's superiors, as he was quickly redeployed from the battlefield
My Opinion:The Appointment of Major General Farouq Yahaya As the New Theatre Commander Wouldn't Stop Killings of Innocent Nigerians in the Northeast Major General Farouq Yahaya has now replaced Major General Olusegun Adeniyi as the current Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole,Maiduguri in Borno State. It was gathered that Yahaya took over from his predecessor Major General Olusegun Adeniyi, who is now promoted to Nigerian Army Resource Centre to be the new Senior Research Fellow. At the send-forth or
•Commissions Ultra-Modern Complex For Army Resource Centre L-R: Senator Ben Bruce, Amb. Babagana Kingibe, Lt-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazzau (rtd), and COAS, Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai cutting the tape marking the official commissioning of new NARC Complex The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has deployed over 12 Nigerian Army Generals on a Global fact-finding Mission for best practices in terms of research, intelligence and human resource development. This was disclosed on Tuesday when he commis
On Friday 3rd of April, 2020, Maj.-Gen. Farouq Yahaya was appointed as the new Theater Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole (OPLD) in Maiduguri. His appointment followed the redeployment of Maj.-Gen. Olusegun Adeniyi to the Nigerian Army Resource Centre as Senior Research Fellow. In a brief ceremony held at the Military Control and Command headquarters in Maiduguri, Yahaya was presented with the Command flag by his predecessor Adeniyi after signing the hand-over and take-over notes. In his words, the new the
News reports have revealed that Maj.-Gen. Olusegun Adeniyi, an ex Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, has been indicted by a military court martial sitting in Abuja, the Nigeria Federal Capital Territory. The conviction was reported to be over a leaked video footage that displayed the sorry States of the gallant troops and the challenges A military court martial in Abuja has convicted over a leaked video that showed poor conditions of troops and challenges in advancing into the fearful Alagarno forest
On Thursday, President Muhammadu Buhari (PMB) elected a new Chief of Army Staff, Major General Farouk Yahaya. Farouk Yahaya took over the post of the late General Ibrahim Attahiru who lately departed in a disastrous plane crash in Kaduna State along with his crew members and other senior officers.