President Buhari is currently in Maiduguri, capital of Borno to declare open the Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Annual Conference. The president was received by the Governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima, and other Borno state Government delegation.
Recall that the Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Annual Conference which was originally scheduled to hold in Benin, Edo State. While in the state , the president is also expected to visit anti-insurgency troops in the state.
The visit comes days after the military confirmed some soldiers were killed by Boko Haram militants in a surprise attack in Metele, in the northeastern state.