Special Thanks To Our Soldiers Fighting #BokoHaram
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Sometimes it’s easy to forget that there are people fighting battles on our behalf. And that while we sit around drinking beer or eating chicken they are in forests battling Boko Haram … fighting for peace.
Now it is easy to compress the image of the Nigerian solider into that one crass soldier man on the streets of Nigeria haggling innocent citizens for money or that power hungry coup addicted General that wrecked Nigeria years ago.
But for that one crass street soldier or power hungry General … there are hundred if not thousands more soldiers that are fighting daily on our behalf. Soldiers that despite inferior equipment and poor funding go into dark places to fight a ruthlessly evil much better equipped enemy … putting their lives down so that we may live normal lives. And for that single fact … that life sacrifice, they deserve our thanks and continual support…
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