Today, January 15th is Nigeria’s Armed Forces Remembrance Day

The Armed Forces Remembrance Day is an annual event held every January 15 in honour of fallen heroes who lost their lives during the Nigerian civil war and the first and second world wars.

Mr President Muhammadu Buhari

On Sunday, President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo led government officials and service chiefs in Abuja to lay wreaths in honour of Nigerian soldiers who died in active service.

According to reports, Mr President also used the opportunity to commend troops in the battle fields in Sambisa Forest, Yola in Adamawa, those serving in UN Peace Continue reading