BY Godwin Oghre
Sapele—The Federal Government is to upgrade the Nigerian Naval Logistics Command, Oghara, Delta State and enhance the welfare of Naval personnel across the country in its efforts to halt terrorism in the country.
The Minister of State for Defence, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, who disclosed this during his assessment tour of the command, reiterated the Federal Government’s determination to bring lasting solution to the security challenge posed by Boko Haram, saying that the Federal Government will crush terrorism in no distant time.
Senator Obanikoro also allayed fears, particularly of the parents of the abducted Chibock school girls, saying: “The government is doing everything humanly possible to rescue the girls. There is no cause for fear. I trust in the capacity of the President and I urge all Nigerians to do the same.
“The Federal Government will investment more in this command. I have seen a number of areas where urgent attention is needed. The government will also ensure that it boosts the morale of naval officers and ratings across the country to enhance our fight against terrorism.”