President of the Haddiyar Ekklesiya Kristi a Nigeria (HEKAN), also known as United Church of Christ in Nigeria, Reverend Amos Kiri, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari and troops of the Nigerian Army for defeating Boko Haram and reclaiming Sambisa Forest, saying their courage, determination and sacrifice made this achievement possible.
Rev. Kiri made the commendation during a unity combined New Year worship at the HEKAN Headquarters in Kaduna to pray for God’s guidance, protection, peaceful co-existence and the unity of the country in 2017 and beyond.
He said the success so far is a demonstration of good leadership, and Nigerians owe sincere gratitude to the President for fulfilling his promise of restoring security and defending the territorial integrity of the nation.
While urging Nigerians to support the President on the fight against corruption, he called on leaders at all levels to be faithful in the course of discharging their constitutional responsibilities, adding that, the federal government should explore all avenues for the sustenance of peace and restoration of law and order all over the country.