Operation Lafiya Dole has launched Mobile Strike Teams into the Theatre of operation to enhance operational efficiency.
Theatre Commander of the Northeast counter terrorism war code named Operation Lafiya Dole, Major General Ibrahim Attahiru says the teams were specially trained to give a final push to the lingering war.
The Mobile Strike Teams received an intensive training in the Nigerian Army Special Forces School Buni Yadi, in Yobe state before their induction into the theatre.
According to the Theatre Commander, these specially selected forces with mixed equipment and platforms are to achieve the conduct of long range patrols and ambushed deep into the locality.
He further noted that “Combats demand that soldiers put their lives at risk; a situation that makes them acutely aware that it’s handling requires zero defect.