Yobe State Governor, Mai Buni has commended the troops of the Nigerian army code named Operation Lafiya Dole for fighting the Boko Haram insurgency in the state.

Buni praised the Army at a Christmas Day luncheon, organized for them by the Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, at Nigerian Army Special Forces (NASF) School, Buni/Yadi.

Buni was represented by his deputy, Idi Gubana at the event.

He stated that the security situation in the state had tremendously improved in 2020, attributing it to the commitment of the military and other security agencies.