Posts Tagged ‘Major-General Adeniyi Oyebade’

Army Brokers Peace in Southern Kaduna, as Fulani Herdsmen agree on Ceasefire

Traditional rulers and heads of Fulani herdsmen in the troubled southern part of Kaduna State have reached agreement with the top security chiefs to end the in­cessant attacks and killings in the area. Part of the resolutions reached include: the imme­diate stoppage of any form of violent activity, illegal display of arms and hiring of […]

SHIITE MASSACRE | Commission Indicts Army, Kaduna State Government

The Judicial commission of inquiry into the killing of 347 members of the Shi’a Muslim group in Zaria has indicted the General Officer Commanding the Nigerian Army’s 1st Division, Major General Adeniyi Oyebade. Major General Adeniyi Oyebade was said to have authorized last December’s military operation that massacred over 347 members of the Shi’a group.  and should be prosecuted, a, […]

Army Extolled For Sacking Allegedly Partisan Military Officers

A non-governmental organisation, Advocates of Social Justice for All (ASJA) has commended the Army High Command for the sacking of senior officers including, Major Generals, Brigadier Generals, Colonels, Lieutenant Colonels and a major, for various offences. The Organisation in a press release signed by its president, Torkuma Asogo , praised the determination of the present leadership of the […]

We Have No Apology Says Military, We Don’t Need Your Apology Shiites Reply

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN)  also known as “Shiites” in reaction to the Military’s defiant stand said it was “not expecting an apology” from the Nigerian Army, seeing that it had remained “arrogant and uncivil” despite “holding” 700 followers of the sect in detention. The General Officer Commanding (GOC), 1  Mechanised Division of the Nigerian Army, Major-General […]