The whole thing stems around the fact that Obozo owes the women for their voting for him. So he supports their so called rights to kill their own. Well another part of it is that they looked around and there are more male generals and admirals than there are female ones. So the quick fix is to allow them into the combat fields so they can move up the ladder. Only problem with that is that they have to lower the standards so they have a chance of making it.