President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Senator Yahaya Abdulahi (the Senate majority leader, representing the Senate president), Mr Femi Gbajabiamila, Justice Tanko Muhammad, the ministers of defence and the FCT, the service chiefs and the inspector general of police all laid wreaths at the Cenotaph in Abuja today to mark the 2020 Armed Forces Remembrance Day.
President Buhari also released pigeons to symbolise peace and he also signed the register.
Here’s a Video of the Ceremony
“The labours of our heroes past shall never be in vain…”
Governor Seyi Makinde and officers of the Armed Forces were at the Remembrance Arcade, opposite Government House to commemorate 2020 Armed Forces Remembrance Day
HONOURING THE FALLEN HEROES
Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel laying the wreath in honour of the Nigerian fallen heroes during this year’s Armed Forces Remembrance Day at the Cenotaph in Uyo.
Kwara State Governor, Mallam Abdulrahman Abdulrazak; His Deputy, Elder Kayode Alabi and others at the 2020 Armed Forces Remembrance Day Celebration at the Kwara State Amusement Park.
Laying of wreath by H.E Dr. Kayode Fayemi at the armed forces Remembrance day Celebration 2020 grand finale at Adekunle Fajuyi memorial park, Ado-Ekiti.
Armed forces Remembrance day Celebrations in Bauchi. His Excellency the Deputy Governor Senator Baba Tela represented Governor Bala Mohammed. RIP our Departed Heroes!
The Governor of Ondo State, Arakunrin Rotimi Akeredolu SAN, laid a wreath to mark the 2020 Armed Forces Remembrance Day Celebration at The Ondo State Government Cenotaph, Alagbaka, Akure.
Governor Nasir El-Rufai laid a wreath this morning at the Remembrance Day ceremony at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium in Kaduna.
“Serving fatherland is a costly sacrifice for many of Nigeria’s armed forces.For those who were lost in the course of service, God’s rest.And for those who still have their boots on, more strength,courage & hope to keep going.Happy Remembrance Day.”