The Chief of Army Staff Lt Gen Faruk Yahaya has applauded the Nigerian Army Education Corps (NAEC) for its role in meeting the educational needs of the NA and its family. Lt Gen Faruk Yahaya disclosed this at the Combined 1st and 2nd Quarter Conference 2022 held at the Nigerian Army Institute of Science, Education and Technology (NAISET) Sobi Cantonment, Ilorin today 27th June 2022.
First and Second Quarter Conference 2022 with NAEC
The Chief of Army Staff represented by the General Officer Commanding 2 Division Nigerian Army, Maj Gen Gold Chibuisi noted the efforts of the Nigerian Army Education Corps (NAEC) in providing the educational needs of the army through the establishment of Command Secondary Schools and other schools in the country and urge them to do more especially now that the country is battling insurgency and insecurity.
He implored the Corps commander not to rest on his oars in actualising those well-meaning strategies as the Corps professional roles. Speaking on the theme: Advancing Education Amidst Nigeria’s Security Challenges: The Place of Nigerian Army Education Corps” the COAS stated that the conference was timely and necessary given the country’s security challenges.
Maj Gen Mohammed Augie Remarks
Earlier, the Corps Commander Nigerian Army Education Corps Maj Gen Mohammed Augie while giving his remarks said ” the ongoing repositioning of the Corps for better service delivery is modest efforts which are yielding positive results to conform with the COAS vision.
The event was attended by His Excellency the Executive Governor of Kwara State represented by Secretary to the State Government Prof Mamman Shaba Jibril, senior officers both serving and retired of the Corps, Commandants of Nigerian Army schools, Directors of Division Education Services as well as other officers of the Corps.
Photo of the 2022 NA Conference at Ilorin
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