A file picture of troopers travelling in a truck.
The Nigerian Military has introduced the redeployment and appointments of a few of its senior officers.
Amongst these affected within the large shake-up was the Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, Main Common Olusegun Adeniyi.
Adeniyi was changed by Main Common Faruk Yahaya who would function the eighth Theatre Commander of the operation.
The Director of Military Public Relations, Colonel Sagir Musa, confirmed this in a press release on Tuesday.
He defined that the Chief of Military Workers Lieutenant Common Tukur Buratai authorized the postings as a routine train meant to strengthen the system for larger skilled effectiveness and effectivity.
Over 20 different generals and a colonel had been additionally affected within the train.
The redeployment comes amid the outrage triggered by a viral video by which Adeniyi decried an assault that inflicted heavy casualty on the troops and left a few of their automobiles in a state of disrepair.
The previous theatre commander defined the tough state of affairs below which troops had been working whereas pledging loyalty to the Nigerian Armed Forces.
It’s, nonetheless, unclear if his redeployment has something to do with the assault and the stated video.