Nigerian Army will remain apolitical, professional — Buratai –


Nigerian Army
Chief of Army Staff, Gen. Tukur Buratai

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Thursday pledged that the Nigerian Army would continue to remain professional, apolitical and focused on its constitutional mandate for better service delivery.

Buratai made the pledge while commissioning some projects at the 32 Artillery Brigade, Owena Cantonment in Akure, Ondo State.

Recall that four projects were commissioned at the cantonment, which included renovation and fencing of brigade headquarters and the guard house.

Others were 32 Artillery Brigade Medical Centre, the renovation of 3xCBQs and the ground breaking of the poultry farm owned by Owena Cantonment Barracks Investment Initiative Programme (BIIP).

Buratai, who was represented by Maj.-Gen. Anthony Omozoje, GOC, 2 Div. Ibadan, said that the Nigerian Army would not deviate from its core mandate as prescribed by the constitution.

He said that the Nigerian Army had reiterated its commitment to ensure that the country was…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper