The Nigerian Navy has agreed to establish its Desert Warfare Institute in Kano
State. The agreement came after a request tabled before the Chief of Naval Staff (CNS),
Rear Admiral Awwal Zubairu Gambo by Governor Abdullahi Ganduje to ensure the
presence and visibility of the Nigerian Navy in the state.
This was disclosed by Real Admiral COR Ezekobe, Chief of Policy and Plans, Nigerian
Navy, when he led a delegation to Governor Ganduje at his office, in Kano, Wednesday,
to brief the governor about development so far.
Governor Ganduje who expressed excitement over the gesture said
“We are so happy to have you here. I can see that the return match is so quick. This
shows the level of seriousness on your part.
“Your presence in Kano will definitely boost the morale of our youth in joining the
Nigerian Navy. It will also improve our security of the state generally.
“We are very much ready for all the requests you came with pertaining to this and other
projects for the development of the state.”