Poster By Moses Gbande
Plateau State Governor and Chairman of the Northern States Governor’s Forum Simon Bako Lalong has felicitated with the former Minister of Defence and Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff, Nigerian Armed Forces, General Domkat Bali, as he clocks 80 years, February 27, 2020.
Governor Lalong In a statement congratulation sugned by Makut Simon Macham, The Director of Press &Public Affairs to the Governor described the General as one who has given his best to the nation throughout his years of distinguished military career, and service to Nigeria.
Lalong noted that General Bali remians a pride to the military institution, Plateau State and Nigeria at large having served as pioneer Commandant, Command and Staff College, Jaji, Adjutant General, Nigerian Army as well member of the Supreme Military Council/Armed Forces Ruling Council for many years.
He said the track record of General Bali has remained an inspiration to many younger ones, particularly those making sacrifices to defend Nigeria from the threats of insurgency, banditary, and terrorism.
Governor Lalong also thanked the General for serving Plateau in many ways and deploying his influence and goodwill which contributed to the development of the State and its institutions.
While praying God to grant him more years of good health and happiness, the Governor asked General Bali not to relent in offering his knowledge, experience and wisdom to the nation and Plateau State at this time when the challenges of insecurity are being tackled.