Army Ends Operation Python Dance In Abia State
The Nigerian Army has formally declared the end of Exercise EGWU EKE 11(Operation Python Dance).
The General Officer Commanding the 82 Division, Nigeria Army, Major General Adamu Abubakar who represented the Chief of Army Staff Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai, formally ended the Exercise.
The ceremony which took place in Sector 1 Tactical Headquarters at Umuahia, Abia State started with the traditional activation of camp fire to formally signify the successful completion of the Exercise.
General Adamu Abubakar commended all officers, soldiers and personnel of paramilitary organisations that collaborated and synergized, worked tirelessly and commendably throughout the one month period for the Exercise Egwu Eke 11.
General Abubakar said that the achievements recorded during the Exercise in the areas of attainment of the mission specific training objectives, improvement in peace and security, curtailing the menace of violent irredentist groups in the theatre of the Exercise(South Eastern part of Nigeria) was remarkable.