The State Security Service (SSS), additionally referred to as the Department of State Services (DSS) has requested safety companies in Kaduna to brace themselves for seemingly assaults.
It famous that leaders and foot troopers of Boko Haram terrorist sect have relocated to a forest in Southern Kaduna from Sambisa Forest.
In a memo seen by Peoples Gazette, the terrorists are stated to have relocated from Sambisa Forest in Borno state to Rijana Forest within the Chikun native authorities space of Kaduna.
The newspaper quoted a part of the memo as saying a “senior Boko Haram fighter, Ibrahim (FNU) alongside his foot soldiers” had been relocating to affix their counterparts “under the leadership of one Adamu Yunusu (aka Saddiqu)”.
The DSS, due to this fact, ordered the Nigeria Security and members of the Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) to tighten safety within the “aforementioned areas and environs,” including that its operatives “should be placed on alert and report accordingly”.
According to the memo, the NSCDC was additionally “directed to step up surveillance and intelligence gathering on the aforementioned areas and environs”.
The improvement comes a day after the Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen Faruk Yahaya tasked military commanders to step up the combat in opposition to terrorism within the nation.
Yahaya stated he would not settle for excuses within the conflict in opposition to terrorism, banditry and different crimes within the nation.
He made the assertion on Monday on the opening ceremony of the ‘Combined Second and Third Quarter Chief of Army Staff Conference’ in Abuja.
He stated, “Commanders must, therefore, glean from my `Command Philosophy’ to ensure that operational and administrative proficiencies of Nigerian Army units and formations are sustained and improved upon.
“Commanders must seize initiative and commanders must take initiative, they must take decisive actions to defeat the threats in their respective areas of responsibilities (AORs).
“I will not again take or accept no excuses. Gentlemen, failure is failure irrespective of the circumstances.
“I will ensure that through functional training, officers and soldiers of the Nigerian Army are equipped with the right attitude, competences and skills to effectively undertake daring missions in addition to developing special operations forces.
“This would be closely followed by procurement that ensures appropriate kitting and provision of protective gear, weapons, equipment and platforms.
“Let me however remind you all that while no effort will be spared in achieving these goals, it is command responsibility to ensure the sustenance and maintenance of all equipment.
“We must therefore strive to improve our maintenance culture to prolong the life span of our platforms and equipment.”