Presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar has said that his administration would improve the welfare of the military personnel if elected the next President.
At a news conference at the PDP secretariat in Akure, the Ondo State capital, the former Vice President acknowledged the contributions of men of the Nigerian Army to the growth of the country.
According to him, men of the Nigerian Army deserve better welfare considering their services to the nation.
He noted that many of them have sacrificed their lives for the survival of the nation.
Mr Atiku particularly hailed the Nigerian Army for waging serious war against Boko Haram, stressing that the war against insurgency was fought majorly by the Nigerian army.