The Directorate of Defence Information is to strengthen Military-Media cooperation for enhanced security and peace in the country.
The New Director Defence Information Major General Jimmy Akpor made this known while taking over from the Acting Director Defence Information Air Commodore Wap Maigida in Abuja.
General Akpor while noting the place of the Media in national security, urged media professionals to carryout their functions inline with the ethics of the profession and national interest.
He maintained that positive reportage of the military would boost the morale of personnel.
In a remark, the acting Director Air Commodore Wap Maigida who commended the media for the cordial working relationship while in office, urged them to accord the same support to the new Director to succeed.
Highpoint of the event was the handing and taking over of notes, flag and decoration of the new director with the Defence Headquarters badge.
By Ifeanyi Osita