The President of the 6th and 7th Senate Federal Republic of Nigeria Senator (Dr) David Alechenu Bonaventure Mark has applauded the Chief of Army Staff Lieutenant General Tukur Yusuf Buratai for authorizing the restoration of Military Training in the Nigerian Military School Zaria.
Senator Mark who was the special Guest of Honor gave the remarks during the 2017 Nigerian Military School Speech and Prize Given Day Ceremony in Zaria.
The Senator who is also an alumni of the school affirmed that the school has produced eminent Nigerians that contributed immensely to the development and unity of Nigeria adding that the Nigerian Military School has remained the benchmark not only for academic excellence but for character moulding.
He however, congratulated the graduating boys for their six years sojourn emphasizing that they should count themselves privileged to have passed through extensive military Training. Senator Mark urged them to condition their minds for challenges in life.
The Special Guest of Honor also enjoined the graduands to be good ambassadors of NMS and contribute their quota to National Unity and Development.
Highlights of the event were the unveiling of the young leader magazine and presentation of Souvenirs to dignitaries that graced the occasion.