The Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen TY Buratai, was on Operational Visit to 9 Brigade Ikeja Lagos on Friday the 28th of February 2020.
He took the opportunity to inspect completed and ongoing projects at the Cantonment.
The Acting Director, Army Public Relations, Col. Sagir Musa, in a statement, said the projects the COAS inspected included the recently-completed Nigerian Army Aviation Pilots’ Accommodation, the renovated two storey buildings consisting of 49 rooms each popularly known as officers’ transit accommodation and the ongoing remodeling of the Cantonment Officers’ Mess.
Musa added that the COAS also paid a visit to Nigerian Armed Forces Resettlement Centre at Oshodi, Lagos, where he was formally briefed by the Commandant AVM KG Lar on the state of training, welfare and infrastructure development at the center.
He took the opportunity to Commend and appreciate the efforts of the COAS for building the Command Day Secondary School and his intervention in Army Children School at NAFRC Oshodi.
He said the Chief of Army Staff was conducted round the Centre where he inspected completed works at the Command Day Sec School, trainees’ living accommodation and Army Command Children School, among others.