Eid-Kabir: We Are Committed To Restoring Peace, Security In Nigeria — Defence Chief

The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Christopher Musa has assured Nigerians of the Armed Force’s commitment to ensuring the restoration of peace and security in the country.

The CDS disclosed this in a statement on Sunday, where he felicitated with Muslims faithful on the Eid-Kabir occasion.

General Christopher said the Armed Force of Nigeria remains committed to the democratic tenets while its loyalty to constituted authority is unwavering.

“We have only recently celebrated 25 unbroken years of democracy in Nigeria.

The core mandate of the AFN as enshrined in the constitution is to protect the nation from external and internal aggressions. This we have been diligently committed to despite all odds,” the CDS said.

He therefore called on Nigerians to embrace peace, unity and love for one another, to enable the nation to experience the dividends of the sacrifices of her past and present heroes.

He further said, “Let me also stress that the AFN belongs to all Nigerians and therefore important for everyone to continue to support their efforts to guarantee the future of our dear country.

“I would like to thank the President and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Nigeria, His Excellency Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu for his unflinching support aimed at ensuring the Armed Forces of Nigeria remains the pride of the nation.

“May this auspicious occasion bring us joy, peace and blessings. Happy Eid-Kabir Celebration.”

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