General Officer Commanding (GOC) 81 Division Nigerian Army Major General Lawrence Fejokwu has charged the troops of 9 Brigade to be more disciplined, dedicated and loyal in discharging their duties professionally at all times.
The GOC who was on a familiarisation visit to the Brigade stated further that he had briefed Commanders at various levels to caution their troops to avoid any acts capable of causing disrepute to them as individuals and the Nigerian Army in general. He also harped on patriotism, steadfastness and courageous acts in their service to the nation.
Gen Fejokwu enjoined leaders at various levels to take the welfare of their troops as priority in order to enhance their working capacity and good output generally. He also warned the troops against posting of unathorized information and pictures on social media.
In his speech the Commander 9 Brigade, Brigadier General Sale Kawugana congratulated the GOC on his recent appointment and appreciated his visit to the Brigade.
The highlights of the event were the Commander 9 Brigade’s brief to the GOC, the GOC’s address to officers and men of the Brigade, lunch in honour of the GOC, presentation of Souvenirs and group Photograph.