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Sowore Lambasts Defence Intelligence Agency For ‘Inviting’ Retired Commodore Olawunmi Over Information That Is Everywhere




Human rights’ activist, Omoyele Sowore, has knocked the Defence Intelligence Company for claiming it solely invited a former Nigerian Navy Commodore, Kunle Olawunmi, and didn’t declare him wished.

Sowore famous that the DIA by its refined technique had uncovered its inefficiency by inviting a retired army officer to present them data on bandits and terrorists that was in all places.

SaharaReporters had earlier reported that the DIA confirmed SaharaReporters’ report that it declared Olawunmi, wished for exposing in an interview how the President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration didn’t probe excessive profile politicians whom Boko Haram terrorists named as their sponsors.

The DIA had stated in a shallow assertion that it solely invited Olawunmi to its headquarters in a ”textual content message to come back over as a retired army officer to shed extra lights with the knowledge that will help the AFN to additional struggle in opposition to terrorism, insurgency and banditry.”

In his response, Sowore stated, “They’ve now downgraded from WANTED to “INVITE” to Retired Naval Commodre Kunle Olawunmi however that is nonetheless a part of their ways and technique. They’d your complete Channels Tv anchors of Dawn Each day taken from Lagos and Abuja to Asokoro Villa over one interview and grilled all day lengthy at NBC, now inviting the individual interviewed to come back and let you know what you already know. #RevolutionNow.”

SaharaReporters had final Wednesday reported that Olawunmi spoke when he featured on Channels Tv’s ‘Dawn Each day’ breakfast programme.

He had condemned Tuesday’s assault by bloodthirsty bandits on the Kaduna campus of Nigeria’s foremost army college, the Nigerian Defence Academy, the place two army officers have been killed and one other kidnapped.

The Professor of International Safety Research had famous that he was a member of the Intelligence Transient on the Defence Headquarters in the course of the management of the then Chief of Defence Workers, Gen. Abayomi Olonisakin (retd.).

The intelligence knowledgeable stated he informed the then CDS that the centre of gravity of the Boko Haram insurgency ravaging the North-East and spreading to different elements of Nigeria was the sponsor.

“I informed Basic Olonisakin then that the centre of this downside can’t be solved the identical manner we solved the issue of the Niger Delta. The Niger Delta downside was solved throughout (Ex-President Umaru) Yar’adua mainly by me and I informed them that we will’t use that very same template for Boko Haram.

“I informed Basic Olonisakin to have a look at the centre of gravity of the issue. I used to be made a member of the committee in 2016-2017 together with former Chief of Military Workers, Lt.-Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru that died.

“I informed them that the centre of gravity of Boko Haram in Nigeria is the sponsors of the programme. It was past us as a result of the job we would have liked to do was kinetic however we can not resolve the problems of sponsors of Boko Haram that have been in Buhari’s authorities that we all know them. That was why we couldn’t pursue that facet that would have resolved the problem as a result of we have to arrest individuals.

“Just lately, 400 individuals have been gathered as sponsors of Boko Haram, why is it that the Buhari authorities has refused to attempt them? Why can’t this authorities deliver them to trial if not that they’re partisan and a part of the charade that is occurring?

“You bear in mind this Boko Haram problem began in 2012 and I used to be within the army intelligence at the moment. We arrested these individuals. My organisation carried out interrogation they usually (suspects) talked about names. I can’t come on air and begin mentioning names of individuals which are presently in authorities that I do know that the boys that we arrested talked about. A few of them are governors now, a few of them are within the Senate, a few of them are in Aso Rock.

“Why ought to a authorities resolve to trigger this sort of embarrassment and insecurity to the sense of what occurred yesterday (Tuesday on the NDA)?”

Olawunmi had additionally stated that the Division of State Providers had large data on terrorists however they may not do something besides by the physique language of the Commander-In-Chief.

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