The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Defence, Ibrahim Kana says the implementation of Nigeria’s defense policy is critical to the security and well-being of the country.

A statement by the Director Press and Public Relations, Victoria Agba-Attah, said Kana made the remarks at the National Defence College, Abuja.

Kana delivered lecture on the topic Defence Policy Implementation in Nigeria, for participants of Course 31 of the College.

He said one of the most important functions of the federal government was to provide the framework for managing the nation’s security architecture and protecting citizens.