By: Ogunleye Oluwapelumi
In a solemn and sacred Special Church Service held at the Cathedral Church of St. Peters, Ake, Governor Dapo Abiodun, duly represented his Deputy, Her Excellency Engr. Noimot Oyedele, FNSE, paid a heartfelt tribute to the esteemed Armed Forces Remembrance Day.
The occasion served as a poignant reminder of the selflessness and unwavering commitment of our beloved heroes. Year after year, the governor emphasized the importance of coming together to honor the valiant efforts and sacrifices of both past and present heroes, who have dedicated their lives to the unity, safety, and harmony of our cherished nation.
The Special Church Service served as a poignant reminder of the enduring legacy and unwavering dedication of these brave men and women, ensuring that their sacrifices will forever be cherished and etched in the annals of our nation’s memory.
“Year after year, we join hands and hearts to carve out a space in our memories where we pay tribute to the valour and sacrifice of both the past and present heroes. Their unwavering dedication towards the unity, safety, and harmony of our cherished nation echoes throughout the ages, leaving an indelible mark on the tapestry of our history.” Dapo Abiodun said in a post on X.
The Armed Forces Remembrance Day Service, held in honor of our heroes, serves as a powerful reminder to all Nigerians of the sacrifices made to secure our nation’s peace and unity.