Zakaa Lazarus, Abuja.
The Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Awwal Gambo has charged personnel to always support the democratic rule saying, the country depends on security for development.
Vice Admiral Awwal Gambo gave the charge to marked its second-quarter 5km route march in all its formations across the country.
Vice Admiral Awwal Gambo
represented by the Chief of Policy and Plans Navy, Rear Admiral Saidu Garba, said the route match was aimed at enhancing the physical and mental alertness of officers and men of the Nigerian Navy to enable them to meet up with the challenges of naval operations.
Over two thousand personnel of the Naval units participated in the route march in Abuja.
Vice Admiral Gambo warned all personnel to be non-partisan in the forthcoming elections as officers but could exercise their rights by getting their PVC and voting on the day of the election.