President Muhammadu Buhari has quietly appointed a new Chief of Defence Intelligence (CDI). He is Air Vice Marshal (AVM) Mohammad Usman.
He takes over from acting Chief of Defence Intelligence, Major General Sardauna Davies.
AVM Usman who took over the mantle of leadership at the Defence Intelligence Agency (DIA) headquarters during a ceremony on Friday in Abuja, said intelligence gathering is the only way to handle insecurity in the country.
He said all forms of security challenges needed 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.
According to him, in the race to add value to society, there is no finishing line.