He stated navy males had been solely preoccupied with conflict, coups and counter-coups on the time.
An announcement by his Senior Particular Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, quoted the President as talking throughout the ornament of his Aide-De-Camp, Col. Mohammed Abubakar; and the Commander of the Presidential Air Fleet, Air-Vice Marshal Sadiq Kaita, with their new ranks on the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
“I’m proud of the mental method of the navy. In our time, there was no time for educational pursuit. It was all about conflict, coups and counter-coups,” the President stated.
He stated trendy navy required superiority of mind and creativeness to attain victory in warfare.
Whereas expressing happiness with the dazzling array of college levels the newly-promoted officers had acquired, the President urged all officers to make sure the interpretation of educational achievements to efficiency within the discipline and different locations of task.
Buhari stated in instances of peace and stability, navy officers ought to use such alternative to pursue their mental transformation which ought to go side-by-side with transformation of contemporary armies.
The President urged officers to learn Historical past, no matter their educational backgrounds, describing it as an essential prerequisite for strategic studying and success within the navy.
Buhari congratulated each officers on their varied achievements of their providers, calling on them to all the time be aware of the welfare of these positioned below their command.
Each Kaita and Abubakar had, previous to their present assignments, served the nation in peacekeeping missions overseas.