President Muhammadu Buhari today met with the newly appointed Service Chiefs.
This was the first time the President is meeting with them since their appointment few hours ago.
In a statement personally signed by President Buhari, he said;
“I met with the Service Chiefs today. They’re fully aware of the high expectations of Nigerians regarding security nationwide. I reminded them their loyalty is to Nigeria, and asked them to prioritize the welfare of their officers & men. As their C-in-C my full support is assured.”
The newly appointed Service Chiefs are;
Major-Gen. Leo Irabor, Chief of Defence Staff;
Major-Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru, Chief of Army Staff;
Rear Admiral Awwal Gambo, Chief of Naval Staff; and
Air-Vice Marshal Isiaka Amao, Chief of Air Staff.