The Everlasting Secretary Ministry of Defence Dr Ibrahim Abubakar Kana, mni has brokered peace with veterans protesting over points on the Safety Debarment Allowance.
Blueprint report back to navy veterans underneath the aegis of the Retired Members of Nigerian Armed Forces and the Coalition of Involved Army Veterans, staged the third section of their protests over the non-payment of their Safety Debarment Allowance, amongst others, on the Ministry of Defence, in Abuja on Monday.
Media aide to the minister of Defence Mohammad Abdulkadri in a press release on Tuesday night time, mentioned the Everlasting Secretary debunked the allegation that the cash has been launched and cost denied the veterans by the authorities of the Ministry.
He mentioned, “Being the Accounting Officer of the Ministry, I’m urging you to present peace an opportunity and go house. We are going to get again to you as quickly as doable and with out delays.”
He identified that the Minister of Defence, Maj.-Gen. Bashir Salihi Magashi (retd.) is worried about their plight.
The Everlasting Secretary assuaged the worry of the veterans on the difficulty of contemporary Verification Train earlier than cost, stressing that the prevailing database of all veterans might be used to manage cost.
In the meantime, the Chief of Defence Workers Basic Leo Irabor thanked, Dr Kana for resolving the deadlock and appreciated the protesters for his or her peaceable conduct.
On his half, the spokesman of the Retired Veterans, Biodun Durowde Albert, attributed the misinformation and insinuations to the communication hole between the veterans and the ministry to which the Everlasting Secretary assured them of free circulation of knowledge on the difficulty.
The assertion added that the veterans agreed to return house instantly and have since cleared the barricade to sign the return of peace as they mentioned they’re now higher knowledgeable than earlier than and promised to work carefully with the ministry henceforth.