November 28, 2022



We‘ll not succumb to intimidation by IPOB, others – Military

The Nigerian Military says it is not going to succumb to intimidation by the Worldwide Society for Civil Liberty and Rule of Legislation (INTERSOCIETY) in its effort to garbage the Military’s picture and status.

The director, military public relations, Brig.-Gen. Onyema Nwachukwu, stated this in an announcement on Saturday in Abuja.

Nwachukwu stated that INTERSOCIETY had continued with its antics of dragging the picture of the Nigerian military within the mud whereas selling irredentists, lawless and outlawed organisations.

He stated the allegation by the organisation that the Nigerian army, particularly the military had been working with armed herdsmen/bandits to terrorise the Jap a part of the nation and Benue was libelous, spurious and derogatory.

In keeping with him, a cursory take a look at the content material reveals a business-as-usual sample of propaganda by the well-known, paid jobbers and fifth columnists christened INTERSOCIETY.

“Sadly for these mischief makers, the extremely patriotic and untiring efforts of the Nigerian military to neutrally defend the territorial integrity and sovereignty of Nigeria is seen sufficient and boldly seen by all and have obtained worldwide accolades.

“It’s on this unmistakable pedigree that the military needs to dismiss these concoctions and evil propaganda peddled and served to unsuspecting members of the general public by INTERSOCIETY.”

He alleged that INTERSOCIETY is covertly sponsored by the proscribed Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) and the Jap Safety Community (ESN) with the singular function of destabilising the nation.

“It’s on report that the Nigerian military performed and can nonetheless conduct sequence of workout routines not solely within the South Jap states, however throughout all of the states of the federation.

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“This has moderately diminished criminality particularly within the South East, the place INTERSOCIETY’s cohorts like IPOB and ESN can not get pleasure from freedom of motion to unleash loss of life and mayhem on Ndigbo and different Nigerians, who don’t help their evil bid.

“INTERSOCIETY’s unprofessional posture is crystal clear and evident in its biased and unbalanced submissions and reportage, because it has by no means brazenly condemned the atrocious actions of IPOB/ ESN, for which it’s fronting.

“INTERSOCIETY will fairly flip a blind eye, when these teams illegally deny legislation abiding residents their rights to freedom of motion and affiliation,  by their unlawful sit-at-home order,.

“Additionally they faux to not discover assaults on army, police, paramilitary personnel and different safety agencie’s assault and callous beheading of Nigerians together with Ndigbo, destruction of presidency amenities and infrastructure, amongst myriads of different nefarious actions,” he stated.

Nwachukwu stated that the military had by the conduct of its workout routines, checkmated and drastically diminished their legal actions and different sundry crimes in South Jap Nigeria.

He stated the just lately concluded Nigerian Military Day Celebration (NADCEL) 2022 held in Owerri, Imo, noticed the Nigerian Military bringing succor to the South Easterners by organised medical outreaches, renovation of colleges, sinking of boreholes and highway repairs.

These, in accordance with him, are completely in dissonance with the picture being concocted of the Nigerian military by the glorified Civil Society Organisation (INTERSOCIETY) and their collaborators.

“The Nigerian Military,  due to this fact, stays knowledgeable establishment that’s resolved to guard the territorial integrity of Nigeria.

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“The Nigeria Military won’t ever be distracted by mischief makers, who discover pleasure in blackmailing and defaming the establishment to achieve low cost publicity and fulfill the curiosity of fifth columnists, of their unrelenting effort to destabilise the nation.”

“In keeping with him, the military just isn’t by this response denying the presence of black sheep in its fold, similar to in another organisation or establishment.

“We’re very conscious of and actively monitoring and successfully dealing with the problem of black ship in our  fold inside the provisions of extant legal guidelines.

“We name on INTERSOCIETY to channel its vitality just like the Nigerian military into nation constructing, fairly than tearing our nation aside. Nigeria stays our nation and no different.

“The Nigerian military will proceed to depend on the help of all Nigerians and worldwide neighborhood, because it selflessly continues to hold out its constitutional mandate to defend Nigeria and restore sanity and peace in all troubled elements of the nation,” he added.