22 August, 2014
By Bassey Inyang
The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lt. Gen. Kenneth Minimah has stated that the Nigerian Army will soon be reorganised to enable it effectively carry out the task of protecting the territorial integrity of the nation. Minimah said the reorganisation has become very necessary because the Nigerian Army intends to stop at nothing in ridding the nation of terrorists and their activities.
Minimah stated this Friday in Calabar during his familiarization visit to army formations and units under the 82 Division, Nigerian Army, Enugu.
Addressing men and officers of the 13 Brigade Nigerian Army in
Calabar, Cross River State, Minimah said,“The army is ready to defeat terrorism and insurgency in the country. “First and foremost, we will reorganise the army,renew our doctrine and then do our training with the new equipment we have”, he said.