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Reasons Why FG Should Increase All Military Personnel's Salaries

The rate at which Nigerian military personnel, most especially the army, are going AWOL is quite alarming.

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This is rather happening at a time when Nigeria needs all its military forces to fight against insurgency, banditry, kidnapping, Boko Haram and other forms of criminalities in the country.

One of the major factors leading to negligence of duty by most Nigerian military personnel as gathered over the years is finance-related.

However, below are some reasons why the Nigerian government needs to increase the size of its military personnel.

 1. Boosted security: Every nation around the globe will definitely experience boosted and strong security when its military personnel are well-taken care of.

The Nigerian government should take a lead from that and increase the basic salaries of its military personnel. This will definitely motivate them and have them give their best into service.

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 2. The rate at which military personnel go AWOL or quit their duty post will drastically be reduced should their salaries be increased.

With the rate of unemployment in the country, no military personnel will love to lose his or her job, knowing fully well that he or she is well-paid.

These and many more are some reasons why the Nigerian government needs to increase the salaries of all its military personnel.

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