National Security

GOC Defends Indivisibility of Nigerian Armed Forces as an Institution

Commander 671 Nigerian Airforce Detachment, Ibadan, Air Commodore Babatunde Folaji, pays courtesy call on GOC 2 Division Nigerian Army, Maj. Gen. Aminu Chinade, in Ibadan.

The General Officer Commanding (GOC) 2 Division Nigerian Army, Maj. Gen. Aminu Chinade, has affirmed that the Nigerian Armed Forces will remain one indivisible institution that will continue to collaborate, cooperate, strategies and synergise in the defence of the territorial integrity of the country.

Maj. Gen. Chinade gave the affirmation when the Commander 671 Nigerian Airforce Detachment, Ibadan, Air Commodore Babatunde Folaji, paid him a courtesy visit to further cement the already established relationship among the two Institutions.

While applauding the existing synergy and cooperation among the security agents in the Division Area of Responsibility, the GOC noted that everybody in the country looks up to the Armed Forces for security and peaceful environment, which therefore calls for more jointness, cross information and the discharge of assigned duties with utmost responsibility.

Maj. Gen. Chinade pointed out that beyond the security challenges is the political activities that has kicked off in the country, which he said calls for neutrality in all ramifications on the side of members of the Armed Forces.

While assuring the NAF commander of continued assistance, the GOC enjoined commanders at all levels to continuously educate their subordinates and wards on personal and environmental security.

Earlier, the Commander 671 Airforce Detachment, Air Commodore Babatunde Folaji said the detachment has and will continue to collaborate and synergise with other security agencies for a peaceful and security free environment in Oyo State.

Air Commodore Folaji expressed appreciation for the continued support and assistance enjoyed from the Division especially in the area of medical facilities. He wished the GOC a successful tour of duty.