The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lieutenant General Taoreed Lagbaja has on Monday reiterated the Nigerian Army’s support for national unity.
The Chief of Army Staff reassured troops of the 2 Division Nigerian Army,Adekunle Fajuyi Cantonment, Odogbo, Oojo, Ibadan of his support in making sure troops are not left out alone in the fight to maintain the beacons of unity of Nigeria.
The COAS who was represented by the Commander Corps of Signal, Major General Gbeminga Adesina made this statement during the Luncheon organized at Major Gen J.M Inienger Sports Complex 2 Division, Ibadan.
COAS further stated that the entire nation stands with the troops and supports them in every step to defeating adversaries and having a peaceful Nigeria.
In his welcome address, the General officer Commanding 2 Division Nigerian Army Major General Bamidele Alabi stated that the Armed Forces of Nigeria is the custodian of the country’s unity, and also urged troops to avoid distractions and focus on carrying out their duties to ensure a peaceful and stable Nigeria.
Highlights of the event was a musical interlude from the 2 Division Band, presentation of souvenir, group photograph, among others.