Amidst the flood of animated debates that erupted from the groundbreaking proclamations by Retired Lieutenant-General Theophilus Danjuma, a former Chief of Army Staff and later Defence Minister of Nigeria, March 24, 2018 at a University Convocation Ceremony, in which he, amongst other things:
The Nigerian Army on Sunday warned that any citizen caught in possession of arms and ammunition would be dealt with in accordance with the law.
It, however, assured every law-abiding citizen of equal protection and security of lives and property irrespective of status.
The Nigerian Army has rejected the statement by a former Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Theophilus Danjuma (rtd), who accused the military of complicity in the killings in Taraba, Benue and other “riverine states” in the country.
Danjuma had on Saturday during the convocation ceremony of the Taraba State University accused the military for not being neutral and covering those behind the attacks