The Senate Committee on Army led by its Chairman, Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume was at the Army Headquarters, to appreciate the sacrifices being made by the Nigerian Army in various operations across the country.
Senator Ndume in his remarks stated that the visit was also to acquaint the COAS with observations and findings during the oversight visits by the Committee to Nigerian Army formations and Units.
In his response, the COAS thanked the Committee for the visit which he said was timely and afforded the leadership of the Nigerian Army an opportunity to interact and discuss issues that would impact positively on the its activities and operations.
He said the visit will strengthen the cordial relationship between the Nigerian Army and the National Assembly, stressing that the Nigerian Army requires more equipment such as armoured fighting vehicles and various combat enablers to confront insurgency and other security threats across the country.
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