Gambia: spy agency SIS training academy will be a centre of excellence in security studies in Africa, says spymaster Ousman Sowe
The director general of State Intelligence Services (SIS), Ousman Sowe, has stated that his administration was working tremendously in making sure that the SIS Training Academy for Security Studies is a center of excellence in Africa in the next five years. He added that with the current trajectory, those noble objectives will be achieved.
The SIS boss was speaking recently at the service training school at Banjulinding during a visit by the National Institute for Security Studies (NISS) of Nigeria.
Officials say the visit was the first of its kind.
They added that the service has not only reformed, but working tirelessly in achieving its national mandate and also strengthening its ties both within the continent and globally.
The visiting 26 member delegation includes the commander of NISS, faculty members and students of the institute that includes a student of the SIS who is currently studying at the institution. The theme for their visit is Global Climate Change: ‘Prospects for Economic Development and Conflict Resolution.’ MORE