What is the full meaning of national pledge?
The National pledge is an oath of allegiance or a solemn promise to support the country. It is recited immediately after the National Anthem.
Who designed Nigeria flag?
What is meant by pledge?
noun. a solemn promise or agreement to do or refrain from doing something: a pledge of aid; a pledge not to wage war. something delivered as security for the payment of a debt or fulfillment of a promise, and subject to forfeiture on failure to pay or fulfill the promise.
Which comes first prayer or national anthem?
In Congress, particularly the Lower House or our House of Representatives, the national anthem is sung first before the invocation. However, in the Senate, it is the other way around (i.e., invocation is done first before the singing of our national anthem).
What is English pledge?
I shall always strive to be worthy of it. I shall respect my parents, teachers and all elders and treat everyone with courtesy. To my country and my people, I pledge my devotion.
What is Nigeria’s national pledge?
I pledge to Nigeria my country. To be faithful, loyal and honest. To serve Nigeria with all my strength. To defend her unity, and uphold her honour and glory.
What was the first national anthem?
If a national anthem is defined by being officially designated as the national song of a particular state, then La Marseillaise, which was officially adopted by the French National Convention in 1796, would qualify as the first official national anthem.
Who was the first man to buy a car in Nigeria?
But, the first Nigerian to drive a car in Nigeria is Mrs. Olufunmilayo Ransome-Kuti. She was not the first Nigerian to own a car, Sir Herbert Macaulay was, but she is the first to have driven hers. She was a teacher, a women’s rights activist, and a traditional aristocrat.