President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Air Vice Marshal (AVM) Mohammad Usman as the new Chief of Defence Intelligence (CDI). He takes over from acting Chief of Defence Intelligence, Major General Sardauna Davies.
AVM Usman who took over the mantle of Leadership at the Headquarters of the Defence Intelligence Agency (DIA) in Abuja, said intelligence gathering is the only way to handle insecurity in the country. He noted that all forms of security challenges need some form of intelligence for security forces to overcome, whilst challenging the intelligence community to think outside the box in other to deliver its mandate.
He pointed out that in the race to add value to society, there is no finishing line.