The Nigerian Army has responded to Sheikh Ahmad Gumi’s claims that the Nigerian military used to be participating with bandits to blame for various crimes and atrocities across the country.
On Wednesday, the eminent Islamic pupil made the alarming allegations after performing on ARISE TV Morning Gift.
Brigadier Accepted Onyema Nwachukwu, Director of Army Public Relatives in an announcement slammed Gumi’s allegations.
Nwachukwu said that the military arm has carried out its constitutional tasks professionally and in step with world excellent practices in terms of appreciate to rules of engagement and safeguarding of traditional human rights.
He eminent that Gumi’s allegation used to be a calculated try to disparage the Nigerian military and compromise the sacrifices of patriotic troops combating relentlessly to revive peace and stability across the country.
“It is predominant to remind ourselves that this same military, being accused of connivance, are these who lately establish their lives on the line to rescue abductees of the Govt Secondary College, Birnin Yawuri from kidnappers.
“Whereas the NA is just not any longer going to try to excuse the possible of dim sheep amongst its fold, it ought to be said unambiguously that this can no longer condone any form of sabotage or assisting and assisting the enemy by any personnel, as provisions for dealing decisively with such acts are crystallised in Portion 45 (1) of the Armed Forces Act CAP A 20 Felony tricks of the Federation of Nigeria 2004.
“It must even be identified, that while the military is terribly worthy receptive to positive criticism, it might maybe per chance well well presumably no longer be perceived as a gateway for derogatory feedback that discover the possible to embolden criminals.
“It is on the total valuable to reiterate that patriotism ought to be taken to a trajectory where subversive conversations on the negate are dropped at the barest minimal.”