The life and longevity of the ex-boys community greatly depends on ex-boys learning to work effectively and harmoniously together across sets. While activities and relationships organised by sets are great and useful, they will all die a natural death as we age and approach the twilight of our years with little or nothing passed on to the next generation of ex-boys.
Every ex-boy can relate his eating style to before, during, and after NMS. Before NMS I enjoyed my meals, but while in NMS I never tasted my food, I only swallowed it fast! Nowadays I eat a little slower but still amaze non-ex-boys with my speed.
One of the most important enforcement of discipline and order is DRILL. Many didn’t like it, but it is one aspect of the military I admire, adore and loved with hard-line passion. Thousands of soldiers gather in one area or along the road and the command is obeyed. The obedience is deft and symbolic of adherence to unwavering loyalty by all.
NMS is still in the business of producing great leaders for our great country and our world like BMWO Nnamdi Njoku the BRSM for the 2014/2015 session. His leadership example and servanthood contributed to the Nigerian Military School having an impressive pass percentages of 98% in WAEC and 100% in NECO SSCE.
Our hero, father, and great inspiration, General TB Ogundenko, you have gone as a shinning star to be amongst the stars of heaven and I know that at this moment, you are smiling down at us watching as we celebrate the great life you lived and the greater one which you now live and will be forever.
A call made out in 2012 prior to the launch of the Ex-boys foundation encapsulating its vision and objectives aimed at building a strong and interminable Ex-boys foundation that will meet the aspirations of every ex-boy of the Nigerian Military School Zaria.
NMS 96 Akin Akinmulero based in Prague, Czech Republic would like to connect with like minded Nigerians that can identify with and share his vision as succinctly explained in the post and the linked document containing his pitch for Naija Together.
The primary objective of the NMS Knowledge Base Quiz is to improve our knowledge of NMS hence the format it has taken to allow multiple attempts at randomly selected multiple-choice questions with explanations of the answers
The Nigerian Military School anthem was infamously composed by Lance Corporal Francis Fakidoma in 2001. The opening lines are: Nigerian military school, North, South, East or West, You're the only NMS, As established long ago
We are men of honour, we do what we say and we say what we can do, we are a standard to be met, we set the pace for others to follow, we are upright people, we value our name and guard our image jealously, we refuse to be associated with dishonesty.
We are a symbol of Discipline.