THE Acting Chief Of Training ( Army) Maj Gen Abubakar Ndalolo, has tasked officers and soldiers on evolving critical thinking in managing Security operations in the contemporary Security Environment.
Ndalolo stated this while addressing participants who graduated from the leadership skills development course 1/2021, at the Nigerian Army Resource Centre (NARC, Abuja yesterday.
He said that the course, prepared for middle and junior cadre officers and soldiers,was aimed at enhancing their creativity and critical thinking skills to enable them to adapt to the evolving Security .
According to him, the course would further help them in developing result- oriented emotional intelligence to tackle real and emerging Security challenges as they emanate amongst troops and citizenry in their areas of responsibility and the country at large.
We want to develop a critical thinking capacity and emotional intelligence which will help them to perform their task deligently in line with the contemporary operating environment.
As a leader at your level, your ability to think fast and exercise command and control of troops placed under you is paramount to the success and growth of the Nigerian Army and the country.
With the training given to you, it is expected that you imbibe the chief of Army Staff’s command philosophy which rest on four pillars of professionalism borne from knowledge and performance , Readiness from training and empowerment, Administration and cooperation with other security elements within the system, which you must implement at your level.
This is in line with and are actually the drivers of COAS vision which is to develop , a professional Nigerian Army.
Ready to accomplish Assigned Mission with a joint Environment in Defence of Nigeria, he said.
Ndalolo therefore commended the NARC and it’s resource persons for bringing the personnel development policy initiatives to reality.