President Bola Tinubu has instructed the swift settlement of outstanding Group Life Assurance benefits owed to the families of deceased soldiers. This directive was disclosed by Lt.-Gen. Taoreed Lagbaja, the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), at the COAS Combined 2nd and 3rd Quarter Conference 2023 in Abuja.
The President also issued a directive to the Armed Forces and other security agencies, urging them to take decisive measures to tackle the security challenges facing the nation. Lagbaja underscored the accomplishments of Operation HADIN KAI in the North East, which has effectively combated Boko Haram and other terrorist activities in the region.
He added that the operation has resulted in a noteworthy surrender of a considerable number of terrorists and the retrieval of a substantial arsenal of weapons and ammunition.