EID-EL-MAULUD: CDS greets members of Armed Forces
The Chief of Defence Staff, General Christopher Gwabin Musa, has congratulated members of the Armed Forces of Nigeria on the occasion of this year’s Eid-El-Maulud celebration.
This is contained in a press statement issued on Wednesday by Brig.-Gen. Tukur Gusau, the Acting Director, Defence Information.
Musa said the day was an opportunity to thank the Almighty Allah for His blessings, protection, and guidance, especially as He continues to protect the Nigerian Armed Forces through these difficult and challenging times.
“As a very important segment of society, the AFN will continue to commit ourselves towards ensuring peace and stability in our country.
“It is our prayer that through the commitment of all Nigerians, the Almighty God will see us through our daunting security challenges,” he said.
On this year’s Eid-El-Maulud celebration, the CDS also said it was an opportunity for members of the AFN to imbibe the virtues of the Holy Prophet Mohammed and pray for the unity and progress of the nation.
Musa urged all Muslims to pray fervently to Almighty Allah for peace and the progress of the country, as he wished all a happy and peaceful celebration.
The CDS, on behalf of members of the AFN, affirmed its unalloyed loyalty to the constitutional democracy under His Excellency Bola Ahmed Tinubu, President and Commander in Chief of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.