The-Nigerian-ArmyNigerian armed has been commended for keeping faith with the nation’s foreign policy in fighting to restore peace in Africa.

Anambra state Governor , Willie Obiano gave the commendation during the 2016 armed forces and remembrance day emblem launch at government house, Awka.

Governor Obiano applauded the army for not letting terrorism spread to other regions in the country.

The governor who was represented by his deputy, Nkem Okeke, described the armed forces remembrance day as one which calls for sober reflection in the nation’s calender, said the army has demonstrated commitment towards the unity of the country.

The Governor who advocated support for military personell commended the bravery of the fallen heroes who gave the country a name as a regional power in Africa.

Our correspondent reports that the state assembly speaker, Rita Maduagwu and a former Central Bank Governor, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo were in attendance among other top government officials.