Sunday, March 3, 2024

Promote army’s values of loyalty, honesty, commandant tells newly-promoted senior officers

Mr Etuk advised the eight newly promoted senior officers during their decoration in Lagos.

• December 7, 2023
Nigerian Army College of Logistics and Management
Nigerian Army College of Logistics and Management

The Commandant, Nigerian Army College of Logistics and Management, Brig.-Gen. Wisdom Etuk, has charged the college’s newly-decorated senior officers to continue to exhibit loyalty and integrity as the core values of the Armed Forces of Nigeria.

Mr Etuk gave the charge in Lagos during the decoration of the eight senior officers who benefited from the establishment’s 2023 promotion.

This is contained in a statement by the college’s Public Relations Officer, Maj. George Okupe, on Thursday.

The commandant warned the officers against compromising the core value of the armed forces and urged them to redouble their efforts to justify the confidence the army reposed in them through the promotion.

He reminded them of the enormous tasks that usually comes with elevation to a new rank in the army and implored them to re-evaluate their social values in terms of having integrity, loyalty and empathy.

Mr Erik also urged them to remain committed to the service and take good care of their families while soliciting continuous support from the families of the beneficiaries.

According to him, to whom much is given, much is expected and the promotion should be the reason for them to put more effort into their services to the system.

He further expressed appreciation to the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen, Taoreed Lagbaja, for his relentless support to the college and for finding the officers worthy of promotion.

Highlights of the event were the presentation and investiture of the beneficiaries, words of advice from directors and chief instructors.

(NAN)

We have recently deactivated our website's comment provider in favour of other channels of distribution and commentary. We encourage you to join the conversation on our stories via our Facebook, Twitter and other social media pages.

More from Peoples Gazette

Katsina State

Politics

Katsina youths pledge to deliver over 2 million votes to Atiku

“Katsina State is Atiku’s political base because it is his second home.”

National Inland waterways Authority (NIWA)

States

NIWA sensitises 180 boat captains to waterways safety

Mrs Braimah stated that the recent surge in boat accidents was not good.

Governor Nasir Idris

States

Forum of special advisers plans donation of N20 million to youths, women in Kebbi

“I want to tell you with full confidence that the governor is proud of us.’’

Super Eagles Coach, Jose Peseiro

Sport

Peseiro performed fairly well, deserves second chance as Eagles Coach: Ladipo

“Whether we like it or not, he took us to the finals of the AFCON.’’

Labour Party

States

CLO lauds LP lawmakers for donating six months salaries to constituents

“We call on other legislators and politicians to emulate the donors.’’

Wuye/Wuse flyover

Abuja

Wuye/Wuse flyover 85% completed, ready in May: Wike

Mr Wike reiterated that no ongoing project in the FCT would be abandoned.

Mr Ibu

NationWide

Mr Ibu’s death, one too many, says culture minister

“Mr Ibu was a household name who made families happy throughout his acting career.’’