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13 January 2020

Ministry of Defence holds service for fallen heroes

Ministry of Defence on Sunday held an interdenominational Church service to commemorate the 2020 Armed Forces Remembrance Day Celebration, AFRDC.

The service was also to pray for the Nigerian military’s success in their various operations nationwide.

The service had in attendance Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, ministers, presidential aides as well as members of the national assembly.

Others were; the Chief of Defence Staff, General Gabriel Olonisakin, Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ibok-Ette Ibas, representatives of the Chief of Army Staff and Chief of the Air Staff.

Also present were Christian leaders led by the President of Christian Association of Nigeria Reverend Samson Ayokunle.

In his sermon, the President, Church of Christ in Nigeria, Reverend Dachollon Datiri, said everyone in the armed forces and positions of authority were called to service of God and humanity.


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