NA Debunk Publication That Assumes Troop Vengeance in Abia: The Nigerian Army spokesman Brigadier General Mohammed Yerima has addressed an assumption made by the Sahara Reporter on the NA mission in the Ohafia Local Government Area of Abia State.
According to him, the attention of the Nigerian Army has been drawn to a story making rounds in the social media that troops are on a vengeance mission in some communities in Abia State following the death of six soldiers in a clash with.
The false accusation has the lead residence of Elu, Amangwu and Amaekpu in Ohafia LGA have embarked on a mass exodus out of fear.
NA Debunk Publication by Sahara Reporter
He added that the NA debunked the accusation as a baseless fabrication to tarnish the organisation’s good image.
The true position is that troops carried out routine clearance operations in line with the rules of engagement and respect for fundamental human rights of the citizens aimed at restoring socio-economic activities which were hitherto disrupted by criminal activities of IPOB/ESN elements who attack security agents and government infrastructures.
NA Troop on Mission
He concluded by reassuring the good people of Abia State of the safety of their lives and property and also urge them to continue to report suspicious movements to the nearest security agency for prompt action. Follow Azure Voice for more. NA Debunk Publication That Assumes Troop Vengeance in Abia