The Chief of Defence Staff General Lucky Irabor (CFR) has felicitated with members of the Armed Forces of Nigeria on this major islamic festival of Eid El Fitr which marks the completion of thirty days fasting in the holy month of Ramadan.
General Irabor’s felicitations were contained in a statement by the Acting Director Defence Information, Brigadier General Tukur Gusau.
He congratulated all for successfully partaking in one of the cardinal pillars of Islam through fasting, prayers and alms giving in obedience to the divine command of the Almighty Allah.
He further prayed to the Almighty God to accept the fasting and prayers and continue to bless the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
General Irabor also reminded members of the Armed Forces of Nigeria to continue praying for the unity and peaceful coexistence of our nation while upholding the lessons of patience and sacrifice with one another as exemplified in the holy month.
The CDS once again commended the Armed Forces regarding the role it played in the recently concluded supplementary elections.
He further assured Nigerians of the loyalty of the Armed Forces of Nigeria to the democratic leadership and vows to uphold constitutional governance in Nigeria.