Magor-General Lagbaja cutting the tape to commission one of the projects
The General Officer Commanding (GOC) 82 Division, Nigerian Army, Major-General Taoreed Lagbaja, has commissioned key intervention projects in Enugu emphasising that welfare of troops remains his utmost priority.
The GOC 82 division disclosed this while commissioning the key intervention projects completed by the Division in Abakpa Cantonment Enugu on 8 March 2022.
According to a statement signed by the Acting Deputy Director, Army Public Relations, 82 division Enugu, Lt-Col. Abubakar Abdulalahi, stated that the projects which were commissioned include the newly constructed Neuroscience and Wellness Centre, Specialist Outpatient Department/Urology Clinic and Nursing Station at 82 Division Medical Services and Hospital.
Other projects commissioned were the re-modelled Soldiers Club and newly constructed Soldiers Transit Accommodation.
Gen Lagbaja in his remarks commended the Commander 82 Division Hospital for ensuring the projects were completed in good time, adding that the projects would greatly boost the capacity of the hospital to address the health needs of the Abakpa Cantonment and neighboring communities.
He further noted that the newly re-modelled Soldiers Club will provide a conducive environment for soldiers and their families to rest after a busy day, while the newly constructed transit accommodation will alleviate some of the challenges’ soldiers on transit face in relation to accommodation.
He charged beneficiaries of the various projects to ensure constant maintenance for its long use