Maintain Strong Synergy, Relationship With Host Communities To Defeat Terrorists–CDS



Chief of Defence Staff Gen. Christopher Musa has charged field commanders to strengthen inter service synergy and maintain cordial relationship with host communities in order to defeat terrorists and other criminal elements.

He said the trust and support of host communities remained critical to success of internal security operations.

The CDS who stated this during the closing ceremony of the Chief of Defence Staff joint task force commanders conference 2023 said challenges like inadequate manpower, lack of support weapons, gun trucks and drones as well as inadequate tracking equipment and teams to operate them and inadequate personal rifles would be addressed.

He said; “As commanders, it is imperative that we foster a culture of cooperation, collaboration and synergy among our forces. By breaking down barriers, sharing resources and leveraging each other’s strengths, we can maximise our collective impact and achieve our shared objectives.

“Let us bring this spirit of…

Source: Leadership Newspaper