Army Chief bags African Leadership Magazine Award

Nigeria’s Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Yusufu Buratai, has been awarded the 2017 Special Recognition Award in the Fight Against Terrorism.

The award by African Leadership Magazine, was presented at an event held on Thursday at the Sandro Sun Hotel, Johannesburg, in South Africa.

The presentation was made by the former President of Ghana, Dr. John Dramani Mahama.

Representative of Lt. Gen. Buratai at the event, Major General Peter Dauke, General Officer Commanding 3 Division, received the award on behalf of the Chief of Army Staff.