Human rights’ activist, Omoyele Sowore, has knocked the Defence Intelligence Company for claiming it handiest invited a old fashioned Nigerian Navy Commodore, Kunle Olawunmi, and did no longer reveal him wished.
Sowore illustrious that the DIA by its subtle strategy had exposed its inefficiency by moving a retired military officer to give them data on bandits and terrorists that was once all over.
SaharaReporters had earlier reported that the DIA confirmed SaharaReporters’ fable that it declared Olawunmi, wished for exposing in an interview how the President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration did no longer probe excessive profile politicians whom Boko Haram terrorists named as their sponsors.
The DIA had acknowledged in a shallow assertion that it handiest invited Olawunmi to its headquarters in a ”textual negate material message to come over as a retired military officer to shed more lights with the guidelines that may per chance per chance relief the AFN to extra wrestle against terrorism, insurgency and banditry.”
In his reaction, Sowore acknowledged, “They’ve now downgraded from WANTED to “INVITE” to Retired Naval Commodre Kunle Olawunmi but right here is composed section of their ways and strategy. They’d the total Channels Television anchors of Break of day Daily taken from Lagos and Abuja to Asokoro Villa over one interview and grilled all day lengthy at NBC, now moving the person interviewed to come and enlighten you what you understand. #RevolutionNow.”
SaharaReporters had last Wednesday reported that Olawunmi spoke when he featured on Channels Television’s ‘Break of day Daily’ breakfast programme.
He had condemned Tuesday’s attack by bloodthirsty bandits on the Kaduna campus of Nigeria’s indispensable military college, the Nigerian Defence Academy, the build two military officers grasp been killed and one other kidnapped.
The Professor of Global Security Study had illustrious that he was once a member of the Intelligence Short on the Defence Headquarters one day of the management of the then Chief of Defence Crew, Gen. Abayomi Olonisakin (retd.).
The intelligence educated acknowledged he instructed the then CDS that the centre of gravity of the Boko Haram insurgency ravaging the North-East and spreading to other parts of Nigeria was once the sponsor.
“I instructed General Olonisakin then that the centre of this arena can no longer be solved the same intention we solved the world of the Niger Delta. The Niger Delta arena was once solved one day of (Ex-President Umaru) Yar’adua on the total by me and I instructed them that we are able to’t spend that similar template for Boko Haram.
“I instructed General Olonisakin to grasp a examine on the centre of gravity of the world. I used to be once made a member of the committee in 2016-2017 including old fashioned Chief of Navy Crew, Lt.-Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru that died.
“I instructed them that the centre of gravity of Boko Haram in Nigeria is the sponsors of the programme. It was once beyond us since the job we wanted to lift out was once kinetic but we won’t catch to the backside of the considerations with sponsors of Boko Haram that grasp been in Buhari’s executive that we know them. That was once why we couldn’t pursue that side that may per chance per chance grasp resolved the scenario on account of we now need to arrest folks.
“Recently, 400 folks grasp been gathered as sponsors of Boko Haram, why is it that the Buhari executive has refused to take a look at out them? Why can’t this executive lift them to trial if no longer that they are partisan and section of the charade that is occurring?
“You be conscious this Boko Haram scenario started in 2012 and I used to be once within the military intelligence at that point. We arrested those folks. My organisation conducted interrogation and they (suspects) mentioned names. I’m able to’t come on air and commence pointing out names of those which would per chance per chance be presently in executive that I know that the boys that we arrested mentioned. Some of them are governors now, a number of of them are within the Senate, a number of of them are in Aso Rock.
“Why must a executive snatch to trigger this roughly embarrassment and insecurity to the sense of what took place the day long past by (Tuesday on the NDA)?”
Olawunmi had also acknowledged that the Department of Impart Services and products had good data on terrorists but they may per chance per chance no longer lift out the relaxation other than by the physique language of the Commander-In-Chief.