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Minister of Defence advocates improved synergy between Military, Civil sector

The Minister of Defence Maj Gen Bashir Salihi Magashi (rtd) is advocating improved synergy between the Military and the Civil Institution in information and intelligence sharing to end insecurity in the Country.

General Magashi stated this as distinguished guest of honour at the book launch and public lecture in honour of the Former Chief of Army Staff Lt General Tukur Yusuf Buratai (rtd) titled “The Great Exploits of Buratai” held at the International Conference Centre Abuja.

The Minister of Defence who was represented at the ceremony by his Special Adviser, Technical Major General Ahmed Tijani Jibrin (rtd) said the Military is employing kinetic power and also deploying Non kinetic approach in prosecuting various counter-terrorism and anti- banditry campaigns to restore normalcy in parts of the Country.

The Defence Minister reassured that the Federal Government remains committed to ensuring that the Military pursue its mission in harmony with societal Values, Rule of Law and engagement to end insecurity bedevilling the country.

Editing by Omotola Oguneye