The COAS, Lt Gen TY Buratai was honoured as the Most Outstanding Chief of Army Staff* on 25 February 2020 by Society Watch Magazine at the Nigerian Army Resource Centre, Abuja.
The award was presented to the COAS in recognition of his effective leadership in the containment of banditary,terrorism and insurgency in Nigeria. During the occasion, the Nigerian Army was also awarded the *Best Government Institution of the Year*.
The COAS was represented at the event by Brig Gen TO Olowomeye D CMA who received the awards on behalf of the COAS and the Nigerian Army.
The event was attended by personalities from different walks of life including the the Gov of Nasarawa State, rep by the Dir Strategic Comm and Press Affairs, Alhaji Yakubu Lamai, Rep of Hon Min of State for Agriculture and Rep Hon Min of State for Petroleum Resources, rep of COPP, Brig Gen PO Ilodibia among others. The award ceremony ended successfully.