The Flag Officer Commanding (FOC), Nigerian Naval Logistics Command, Oghara, Ethiope West local government area of Delta State, Rear Admiral Uchenna Onyia has commended the State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa for his administration’s assistance to security agencies.
Rear Admiral Uchenna Onyia who was recently posted to Delta State, gave this commendation on Friday, September 21, 2018 when he paid a courtesy visit on the Governor at government House Asaba,
While introducing himself to Governor Okowa as the new Flag Officer of the Naval Command, Onyia noted that the assistance by the State Government to Security Agencies have enhanced the efficiency of their work in the State.
Welcoming Rear Admiral Onyia to the State, Governor Okowa congratulated him on his posting to Delta State, saying, “we have no doubt that you will find Delta State interesting to work in.”
Okowa informed the new FOC that the peace being enjoyed in the state is as a result of the cooperation between security agencies, describing Delta State as peaceful and investor’s haven, adding that the peace would be consolidated as the people continue to reap the benefits of democracy.
“Relatively, Delta State is peaceful, a lot of investors are coming and we will continue to consolidate and build on the existing peace, through our different programmes, more persons are getting employed and with such employment, threats to security will continue to reduce in our state,” Governor Okowa said.
While assuring the Navy of his administration’s commitment to pay compensations on government acquired land where such was needed, Governor Okowa said, “we are very much aware of the roles you (Nigerian Navy) are playing in securing our waterways, we appreciate you.”