President Buhari Appoints New Chief Of Defence Intelligence


President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Air Vice Marshal Mohammed Saliu Usman as the new Chief of Defence Intelligence (CDI) taking over from Major General Sarduna Davies who has been acting.

In his first statement as the new CDI, AVM Usman told the Defence Intelligence Agency Community that they have been mandated to focus on intelligence gathering as the only solution to the issues confronting the country’s security challenges.

He added that the agency has to build a collective capacity building that will enable them to focus more on intelligence gathering while staff that he will be fair to all, as his doors will always be opened

He therefore, urged them to join hands to move the agency to the next level.