The Chief of Army Staff, Lt-General Kenneth Minimah has expressed confidence in the ability of the Nigerian Armed Forces to defeat the terrorists troubling parts of the county.
Speaking, weekend, during the Commissioning of the remodeled Officers’ Mess, facilitated by the Edo State Government at the Nigerian Army Corps and School of Supply and Transport, Benin City, Lt-General Minimah assured Nigerians that the Nigerian Army will overcome the current security challenges facing the country.
“Let me reassure Nigerians that the current security challenges and other security challenges bedeviling the country are surmountable and will soon become a thing of the past. The Nigeria Army will not relent until all forms of terrorism and criminal activities are driven out of our shores. We cannot, we must not and we will not fail the nation.
“At this point I want to thank the President, Dr Goodluck Ebele Jonathan for his untiring support of the Nigerian Army and the armed forces as a whole. I equally thank our political leaders at all levels of government for their solidarity of the Nigerian Army, particularly the Governor and people of Edo state,” he said.