Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has accused the Nigerian Military of bias, which he mentioned has affected its capacity to safe the nation.
Governor Wike spoke throughout a Courtesy go to by joint nationwide meeting committees on Military on the Authorities Home, Port Harcourt.
Correspondent Uche Okoro experiences that the Senate and Home of Representatives committees have been in Rivers State on an oversight operate of assorted Military formations within the state.
Based on them, throughout their go to to Rivers State Authorities Home, it’s all aimed toward bettering nationwide safety.
Addressing the legislators, Governor Nyesom Wike mentioned the Military has did not stay as much as expectation as a result of distraction from its interference in partisan politics.
Governor Wike nonetheless mentioned his administration has and can proceed to help the Nigerian Military within the discharge of its constitutional responsibility.
Chief of the Senate committee, Ali Ndume additionally counseled Governor Wike for his logistics help to the Military and different safety companies, which he mentioned, has led to improved safety in Rivers State.
The 2020 price range at present earmarks 100 billion naira solely to deal with safety challenges within the nation. And so the lawmakers additionally used to this chance to specific hope for elevated budgetary allocation for the Nigerian Military in order to attain higher outcomes.