Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Yusufu Buratai on Wednesday warned troops in Gulak, Gajigana to stop running away from Boko Haram terrorists. Buratai stated this when he visited Gajigana, Magumeri Local Government Area of Borno State, which was attacked by Boko Haram terrorists on Sunday.
The Chief of Army Staff while answering questions from journalists, stated that he was there to see things for himself, asses the situation and give necessary directives. While speaking with the Commanders, Buratai expressed dissatisfaction with the troops conduct and warned that such incident should not repeat itself. The troops were reported to have fled their base after Boko Haram members nearly overpowered them in Gulak.