Activities marking the 2016 Armed Forces Remembrance Day
celebrations kick off today with the official launch of the emblem.
A press statement issued by the Secretary to the Osun State Government who is also the chairman of the event’s planning committee, Alhaji Moshood Adeoti stated that the programme would take place at the Banquet Hall of the Government House, Oke-Fia, Osogbo.
On Friday, there would be Jumat service at the Central Mosque,
Oja-Oba, Osogbo, while the church service to commemorate the occasion would take place on Sunday at Christ Apostolic Church, Latona DCC headquarters, Latona, Osogbo.
The statement added that grand finale, which is the laying of wreaths at the tomb of the Unknown Soldier, would for the first time since the inception of the state, take place at the new military cenotaph in front of the state House of Assembly, Gbongan Road, on January 15.

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