Atiku Abubakar, presidential competitor of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has tested President Muhammadu Buhari to test the detailed mystery internment of 1,000 Nigerian officers murdered by Boko Haram and ISWAP.
An announcement he marked Thursday said the Wall Street Journal report on the issue was disheartening and that the endeavor to shroud the genuine condition of the war on fear was lamentable and stunning.
He stated: “Disaster for the families and companions of those officers who, if the report is valid, have lost their friends and family, without being permitted to cover them or even to have any feeling of conclusion as respects their destiny.
“Stun, that a wonder such as this could occur under a vote based system, for example, Nigeria should be. I shiver to imagine that the concealment of such an occasion of immeasurable scope can be valid.
“The people of our military are our first, second and last protection against our residential and remote adversaries and ought to be treated with affection, regard, poise and thankfulness for the important administration they render to Nigeria.
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“I can’t understand that over the course of about a year, 1000 of these extraordinary nationalists were executed and covered furtively without their families being told. I dither to accept that misleading on such a terrific scale is even conceivable.
“To guarantee that we get to the base of this issue, I encourage that a Judicial Commission of Inquiry headed by a non-divided and respectable legal scholar, be initiated to examine the discoveries of the Wall Street Journal.
“While this is happening, I additionally emphatically ask that a board of request containing recognized previous military officials be set up to explore and answer to Nigerians the genuine condition of the war on dread and what must be done to guarantee Nigeria carries an expedient end to the progressing revolt.
“Nigeria must guarantee reasonable utilization of funds, so we can redistribute national assets so that guarantees that our military and security powers are very much equipped and all around compensated.
“Indeed, even the passing of one warrior influences me. Be that as it may, the supposed concealment of the passings of one thousand officers is a national crisis that should stun all statesmen and pioneers of considerations without hesitation to spare Nigeria.”