Abuja - Some youths have commended the armed
forces for strides made in the operations to rid the Northeast of the Boko
Under the aegis of the Youths Sports Federation of Nigeria
(YSFON) made the commendation when its national executive visited the Office of
the Chief of the Defence Staff (CDS), Gen. Gabriel Olonisakin, in Abuja.
YSFON’s National President, Alhaji Nasiru Yusuf Gawura, said
the military displayed operational competences in the fight against Boko Haram
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He however appealed that the armed forces under Olonisakin
to contribute in the development of the country’s teeming youths through
sponsorship of grassroots youth sports tournament for children of military
personnel in barracks across the country.
Olonisakin thanked the youths for their appreciation of
military sacrifices in fighting terrorism.
He noted that YSFON had done well in the area of sports
development which, according to him, had given the country a pride of place in
football and other youth sports in Nigeria.
- CAJ News