Insurgency: N’Assembly Joint Committees to Embark on Tour of Army Formations


By Adedayo Akinwale in Abuja

The House of Representatives Committee on Army has revealed that it would be embarking on a joint committee tour with its Senate counterpart to selected Army formations to acquaint themselves with the challenges being faced by the army in the ongoing  war against terror. 

The Chairman of the  committee, Hon. Abdurazak Namdas, disclosed this Wednesday at its naugural meeting, adding that the committee has a huge responsibility placed on its shoulders because  Army has the largest component of the Nigerian Armed Forces and it bears the brunt of the nation’s security challenges. 

He stressed that the security challenges facing the nation  in the last few years is a source of concern to all and requires the committee’s utmost attention, noting that the committee have to be proactive and patriotic while discharging it’s responsibilities.

Namdas stated: “Honourable Members, you will recall that the 2020 Budget proposal was presented…

Source: Thisday Newspaper