The Newly appointed Force Commander, FC, of the Operation Hadarin Daji, OPHD, Maj. Gen. Usman Yusuf has assumed duty in Gusau.
In a Press Statement signed and made available to Radio Nigeria in Gusau by Public Relations Officer of the OPHD, Captain YA Ibrahim, revealed that, Maj. Gen. U Yusuf took over From Maj. Gen. Aminu Bande who was redeployed to Training and Doctrine Command Minna, Niger State.
In his Maiden Speech, Maj. Gen. Usman Yusuf who Commended his predecessor for remarkable achievements and purposeful leadership on restoring peace and stability within the operational area of responsibility, vowed to sustain the legacies built by Maj. Gen. A Bande.
The FC of the OPHD, charged troops of the operation to brace-up for the enormous task ahead and tasked commanders to take the battle to the criminals enclaves and flush them out until they are forced to embrace peace.
Speaking earlier, the out going force Commander of the Operation Hadarin Daji, Maj. Gen. Aminu Bande, recognized the efforts of officers and soldiers of the OPHD to the success if tenure as commander of the operation and implored them to accord more support and dedication to the new Force Commander of the OPHD.
Operation Hadarin Daji Covers Kebbi, Katsina, Sokoto and Zamfara States in the Northwest for restoration of peace, security and to end all forms of Criminality within the areas.