NIGERIA NAVAL BASE HEADQUARTERS ORGANIZES HAPPY HOUR - MAY 2014
 
 

 



  • IT IS IMPORTANT WE INTERACT WITH THE CIVIL SOCIETY-FLAG OFFICER COMMANDING,WESTERN NAVAL COMMAND
  • REAR ADMIRAL OFIK IS A BLESSING TO THE NIGERIA NAVY-COMRADE ADEWALE

The Nigeria Naval base headquarters in Apapa, lagos State last week organized happy hour fot its senior officers. The event attracted top shot from the Nigeria armed forces, diplomatic corps and politicians, including the Executive Chairman of Amuwo Odofin Local Government, Comrade Ayodele Adewale.

The Chief Security officer, Western Naval command, Rear Admiral Emmanuel Ofik in his welcome address stated that the event is an age-long tradition of the Nigeria Navy, which is meant to interact, socialize and re-unite officers in a relaxed atmosphere.

“For some time now, we have not been having this ritual to get to know ourselves very well, this is another opportunity to do such,” he disclosed.

Also, the Flag Officer Commanding Western Naval Command, Admiral S.A. Alade tasked the Nigeria Navy and indeed the Armed Forces to interact with the civil society. “We cannot be an island; we should get to interact with the civil society frequently, because when we retire from active service, we are still going back to them”

Meanwhile, Comrade Adewale while delivering his remarks commended the Nigeria Navy for protecting and defending the country. He also heaped praises on Rear Admiral Ofik. “He is a blessing to the Nigeria Navy. During his time at the NNS Wey, he brought monumental development to the command. He is a great officer,” he noted.

The Local Government boss also urged the Navy to work with other relevant bodies, to make the country a better place for all to live.





Amuwo Odofin Local Government
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