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Nigeria: Jonathan Charges Armed Forces On National Cohesion

The Nigerian Armed Forces have been admonished to continue championing of the cause the cause of unity and national cohesion in order to ensure the stability and progress of the country.

President Goodluck Jonathan made the call at the emblem appeal launch for the 2013 Armed Forces Remembrance Day celebration held at the Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa.

"For me, the strongest message is that of unity. The men and women that we remember today were drawn into national service from all parts of Nigeria and they served gallantly regardless of differences of religion or ethnicity," he said.

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