The Chief of Army Staff, COAS, Faruk Yahaya has charged students of the Armed Forces Command and Staff College (AFCSC), Jaji to imbibe professionalism to improve the performance of the Nigerian Army in ongoing operations against contemporary security challenges in the nation.
The COAS gave the charge in a statement released by the Director, Army Public Relations, Onyema Nwachuku while delivering a lecture on his “Vision for the Nigerian Army”, to students of Senior Course 45 of the College.
He highlighted the pillars of his command to include professionalism, readiness, administration and cooperation with other security agencies and stakeholders.
The COAS said these pillars drive his vision to have a Professional Nigerian Army Ready to accomplish assigned missions within a joint environment in a deliberate and conscious effort to achieve the constitutional mandate of the Nigerian Army.
Yahaya reiterated the commitment of the Nigerian Army under his watch to deal decisively with security challenges of the nation”.
Speaking during the lecture, the Commandant of the College, Oluwarotimi Tuwase urged the Army participants to key into the vision of the COAS during and after their course to effectively tackle security challenges bedevilling the nation.