Nigerian Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, has express that information of the military would help immensely in the fight against insecurity in the country. ayokinews.com reports
Mustapha made this known on Thursday, when he hosted the 24-member advisory committee on the reform of the Nigerian Armed Forces and Defense at his office in Abuja.
He stated that Nigeria’s territorial nature needed a military reform to tackle its security challenges.
SGF Mustapha further described the military reform as a good step in the right direction while assuring the committee of the federal government’s commitment to see to the fast approval of the submitted recommendations.
The SGF said, “Reforms are critical and difficult to implement, but the step taken by the ministry of defence is a right step in the right direction to address security challenges.
“The reasons we are still battling with insecurity is because we have not reformed our military architecture, and considering the territorial nature of our country, there is a need for the security rejig.
“I am committed to anything that will transform the armed forces and in any capacity, I will do my best for the necessary approval.”