President Muhammadu Buhari had in 2017 approved the payment to the military retirees who retired before November 9, 2017.
Charred remains of at least 47 people so far confirmed killed were seen by The Gazette, with 27 bodies promptly buried to conform with Islamic rites.
“We must unite to ensure this dangerous trend does not lead to circumstances that threaten the forthcoming elections.”
The COAS said the army required citizens who were physically and medically fit as well as mentally and emotionally stable.
Mr Dambazau said that the veterans have priceless traits ingrained in them by the virtue of their training and experience.
Reuters reported that the military allegedly used oxytocin to induce abortion in some women.
Thousands of women and young girls have been kidnapped, raped and frequently drugged by the Islamic insurgents who have unleashed terror on the country since 2009.
The son of a father whose life is steeped in the idea of power, Tunde preferred to focus on the power of ideas.
He said the operation led to the killing of three bandits and rescue of a kidnapped victim who was on blind fold in the hideout with injuries.
The Nigerian military have recorded significant successes against criminals across theatres in the last few days.