“The House of Representative Committee on National Security and Intelligence yesterday 27 September, 2021 held a public listening to on 4 Bills together with the Bill for an Acts to ascertain the National Commission towards proliferation of small arms and lightweight weapons (HB 10). During the listening to on this invoice, the representatives of the Nigerian Navy (NN) duly introduced the place of the non-public feedback on the service on the proposed act however went forward to make some unauthorized, private feedback on the problem of trans-national trafficking of small arms and lightweight weapons.
“This is because it pertains to neighbors with which Nigeria maintains strong diplomatic safety relationships/collaboration, a private opinion that’s at variance with the particular person of the NN.
“The NN wishes to categorically dissociate itself from the view of the senior officer. The NN appreciates the indelible contributions of our regional partners/Neighbors in the fight against small arms and light weapon trafficking.”