By Toby Prince
Governor Mai Mala Buni of Yobe State has hailed the Nigerian Army following the reopening of Gaidam weekly market.
The governor gave the commendation on Monday when he announced the reopening of the market with immediate effect.
The northwest town came under a series of attacks from remnants of Boko Haram terrorists.
The gallant troops, though, always rose to the occasion, repelling and dislodging the radical Islamic fighters.
Commercial activities was at a standstill.
However, the proactive action of the Nigerian military restored peace and business.
Mai Mala Buni made the announcement at Gaidam town while holding a town hall meeting with stakeholders in the local government area.
Buni during the meeting also approved the upward review of curfew in the town from 6 pm to 10 pm as well as the recruitment of 150 vigilante members to boost the existing 50 vigilantes who are complementing the troops in clearance operations.