Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno state, his deputy, Alhaji Usman Mamman Durkwa; the Shehu of Borno, the Chief of Army Staff, Maj-Gen. Yusuf Tukur Buratai; Alhaji Dr. Abubakar Ibn Umar Garbai El-kanemi and other top government and military officials were in attendance.