Ekweremadu: We Owe Our Armed Forces Better Welfare, Just Nation
The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has lauded the Nigerian armed forces for their sacrifices, urging the nation to appreciate their sacrifices by working for a just nation and better welfare for the armed forces.
Ekweremadu bared his mind when he who took to his social media handles, @iamekweremadu, to pay tribute to the nation’s heroes on the occasion of the 2018 Armed Forces Remembrance Day.
He said: “On this occasion of Armed Forces Remembrance Day, I join other compatriots to pay respect to our heroes, both living and fallen. They make great sacrifices and sometimes pay the highest price that we may live in safety.
“To our living heroes, we owe deep gratitude and better welfare.
“To the memory of our fallen heroes, we owe a nation where no man is oppressed, but one where justice and peace prevail and everyone is given a sense of belonging so that together we can build a Nigeria of our dream”.
Special Adviser (Media) to Deputy President of the Senate