Nigeria’s Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai, had on Wednesday, won the award for the “Most Outstanding Chief of Army Staff.”
The event which was put together by the ‘Society Watch Magazine’ was held at the Nigerian Army Resource Centre, Abuja.
The Army General was found worthy of the award because of his brave, fearless and doggedness in containing banditry, terrorism and insurgency.
According to the organizers of the award, it is during the administration of President Mohammadu Buhari and under the leadership of General Buratai, that the military have recorded incredible progress in the war against terrorism.
The Organizers stated further that the award is just a way of encouraging General Buratai, urging him to sustain the momentum.
The Director, Civil Military Affairs, Brig Gen T.O Olowomeye, received the award on behalf of the Army Chief.
The event was attended by personalities from different walks of life.