The Chief of Defence Staff, General Aboyomi Olonisakin has called on officers and men of the security forces to drop their ego, rivalry, and work together to protect Nigeria from terrorists.
The Defence Chief described collaboration among security personnel as vital to achieving the common objective of securing the country. He said to succeed in the war against insurgency and save the country from threat, synergy and effective collaboration between security forces becomes imperative.
He said the synergy transcends the three services of the Armed Forces to the paramilitary and even Non-Governmental Organisations and other stakeholders in the theatre of operation.
Olonisakin, gave the charge at the maiden Joint Counter Terrorism and Counter Insurgency seminar for students of Senior Course 42 of the Armed Forces Command and Staff College in Jaji, Kaduna State.
He urged the students who are in the ranks of Major to display maturity and discard all the hindrances to synergy and cooperation, such as ego and rivalry.