Nigerian needs healthy military-media relationship to sustain counter-terrorism operations


The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Taoreed Lagbaja, has advocated a healthy military-media relationship in Nigeria, to create a positive perception that would sustain support for the Army’s counter-terrorism operations and other operations to secure the country and protect innocent citizens.

The COAS said this was necessary as the media remains a key partner in the Army’s non-kinetic line of operation for the nation’s security.

Gen. Lagbaja stated this in his opening remarks at the Nigerian Army Media Chat for the Third Quarter 2023, held at the Tiger’s Mess, Agodi, Ibadan, Oyo State on Wednesday.

The theme of the Media Chat is: “Leveraging Media to Enhance…

Source: Nigerian Tribune