The Presidency, has on Tuesday, responded to the resolution of the Senate to sack the Service Chiefs.
In a short statement, the Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to the President, Femi Adesina, noted that the sack of the Service Chiefs is under the prerogative of the President.
Read the statement in full:
“The Senate, on Tuesday, adopted a resolution calling on the Service Chiefs to resign or be sacked, due to the multi-pronged security challenges in the country.
“The Presidency notes the resolution, and reiterates that appointment or sack of Service Chiefs is a Presidential prerogative, and President Muhammadu Buhari, in his capacity as Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, will do what is in the best interest of the country at all times.
“Femi AdesinaSpecial Adviser to the President(Media and Publicity)July 21, 2020.”