Today 15th January 2019, Nigerians accord honor to the falling heroes in the defense of the country. In Nigeria, Armed Forces Day is also refers as Remembrance Day. Dignitaries from the top government officials were present at the national archade, Abuja, led by President Muhammadu Buhari.
Some of the dignitaries at the event are President Muhammadu Buhari (GCFR), Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, the Senate President Bukola Saraki, Speaker the House of Representative Yakubu Dogara, FCT Minister, Military heads and many more.
All militaries and paramilitaries were at the event to celebrate the falling heroes, who place the defense of the nation first above other things.