Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari has praised the armed forces for guaranteeing peace and order throughout the nation.
Buhari, whereas talking on the the 2022 Armed Forces Remembrance Day emblem attraction launch on Monday, October 25, mentioned regardless of the challenges, the army has made sacrifices to assist preserve peace and stability.
“Our country’s efforts at nationhood since independence have been challenged by civil strife, a civil war and much uprising and violent agitations,” he mentioned.
“However, regardless of all these, the nation has remained united and the resolve of the residents for unity stays unshaken.
“The exploits of our armed forces to keep up peace in addition to their disposition to the unity of Nigeria have contributed in no small measure to our stability.
“We should subsequently rejoice them because the pleasure of our nation. Our religion in our armed forces stays unshaken and as a authorities, we’ll do all inside our powers to make sure that our armed forces are motivated to carry out optimally.
“They have time and again demonstrated unparalleled patriotism, courage, loyalty and commitment as they grapple with the daunting challenges of defending Nigeria’s territorial integrity.”
The president mentioned the armed forces have successfully utilized themselves to countering makes an attempt by the nation’s “enemies” to disturb the peace.
He additionally described the logo as an indication of the sacrifices of officers of the armed forces for peace and safety in Nigeria.
“It is also a sign of our resolve to remain united as a nation and confront any challenges we may face. It is a sign of our resolve to say no to divisions and embrace one another as a united indivisible country,” he added.