Fidelity bank card banner Camano banner
Current security problems threatening existence of Nigeria, says Gen. Olonisakin

By Joseph Erunke on 26/05/2019

Views: 519

• Chief of Defence Staff Gen. Olonisakin
• Chief of Defence Staff Gen. Olonisakin

The Chief of Defence Staff, General Gabriel Olonisakin, has raised alarm that the current security problems bedeviling Nigerian was threatening its continued corporate existence, asking the nation’s security services to synergise to arrest the situation.

Giving a keynote address at the closing ceremony of the Joint Campaign Planning Course,held at the Defence Intelligence College,Abuja, Olonisakin, who noted that arresting the security problems required collective efforts, however,regretted that there was a gap in synergies among the nation’s security agencies in operations undertaken by the Armed Forces of Nigeria.

Speaking at the event through the Director of Training, Defence Headqarters,Air Commodore Paul Ohemu,the Chief of Defence Staff said the identified gaps was the reason the course was organised.

“The challenges we face today threaten the corporate existence of our dear nation.

“Fighting these challenges is a collective effort and success hinges on sound planning and synergy.

“It is premised on this,that I am particularly delighted that the course, was organized and designed to address key gaps in joint operations undertaken by our Armed Forces,”he said.

The defence chief, while expressing happiness for the successful conclusion of the two-week long training course,noted “that the objectives of the course which among others included equipping the participants with the skills required for the integration of concepts in the planning stages of the campaigns were attained.”

“It is not surprising to learn that the instructional periods provoked very fulfilling interaction among you participants on the best approaches to joint campaign planning.

“I have no doubts that you have used this opportunity to establish friendships that would engender future interactions.

“It is, therefore, expected that as you return to your various services headquarters, units and establishment, you would bring to bear the knowledge you have gained on the course,” he said.

For the participants outside the country, he told them that, “I believe you have gained tremendously through useful interactions during the course.

“You are expected to serve as a resource persons on subject matters in your various organisations after undertaking this course.”

“We hope to build on the synergy that has been established with you during the course. I also hope what you have learned will serve as enablers to your organizations as you get back to work,”he added.

While congratulating the participants, and wishing everyone safe journey back to their respective places of work and families, he “expressed sincere gratitude to the British Military Advisory and Training Team for organising the course and providing experts on the subject matter.”

“I also want to take this opportunity to thank the experts who came all the way from the United Kingdom for being painstaking to ensure that the required technical knowledge was passed to the participants on this very pertinent aspect of military planning process,” he added. (Vanguard)

 

 

Source News Express

Posted 26/05/2019 05:23:40 AM

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

 

You may also like...
Obaseki releases 70 prisoners

FC Ifeanyi Ubah players and officials to get...

Police unmasks sponsor of Offa bank robberies

Detained Chinese Professor moved to unknown location

Declare state of emergency in education sector, Don...

Nigeria to commence enforcement of NIN on new...

ENetSuD commiserates with Kwara flood victims •Accuses State...

Tight security as Buhari visits Ogun State

Umahi endorses Ebonyi lawmakers for 2019 polls

Buhari visits Plateau, inaugurates roads projects in Jos...

MOSOP cries out over moves by politicians to...

Fidelity Bank COO mulls better customer data use...

 

Latest News BBNaija housemates caught having sex FAAN reveals identity of man who climbed aircraft at Lagos airport Hunter shot by dog loses leg Several feared dead, many trapped in Delta building collapse Policemen throw out family from plane Election results were collated in the coven, witness tells Tribunal Ortom blows hot, condemns Miyetti Allah’s latest order Pilot grounded for sending hijack alert by mistake Two soldiers, civilian killed ahead of polls 48m Nigerians at risk of river blindness – Expert 91 test positive to HIV/AIDS in Ogun Wolves beat Manchester City to win Asia trophy

 

Most Read NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (510,263 views) Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (431,646 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (373,631 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (316,825 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (282,579 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (247,257 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (239,406 views) 10 cars more expensive than Jets (224,044 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (221,313 views) My wasted years in Olumba Olumba Obu’s Evil Brotherhood (208,868 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (188,447 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (187,059 views)

 

NLNG Job Vacancy

CBN banner advert

UBA Wise Savers Promo

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (97) Business & Economy (4,358) Business Verdict (76) Columnists (1,075) Complaints & Requests (95) Enterprise & Opportunities (211) Entertainment (636) Features (779) Global Business Monitor (396) ICT Monitor (54) International (3,729) Interview (192) Live Commentary (30) Love Matters (164) Maggie's Blog (342) News (48,862) Opinion (1,292) Pidgin (17) Politics (11,172) Religion (1,051) Sports (2,105) Stock Watch (39) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

 

 

 

 

APO Group Partner

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera