The Chief of Army Staff COAS Lieutenant General Ibrahim Attahiru has approved the renaming of the ongoing Counter insurgency Operation in the North East from Operation Lafiya Dole to Operation Hadin Kai (OPHK).
A statement the Director Army Public Relations Brigadier General Muhammad Yarima says, this is premised on the fact that the Nigerian Army has made a lot of progress over the years and needs to re-align for better efficiency.
Similarly, re-designation are the Army Super Camps which now reflect the nomenclature of the formations and units followed by the name of the locations they occupy,while sub-units are redesigned as Forward Operating Bases (FOBs) followed by the name of their locations.
All these changes are with immediate effect.
Brigadier General Yerima notes that the renaming is in line with the COAS Vision of having “A Nigerian Army that is Repositioned to Professionally Defeat all Adversaries in a Joint Environment