DHQ Not Part of Plans to Overthrow Buhari
Document from Group calls for overthrow of the Buhari-administration
The Defence Headquarters has dissociated the Armed Forces from a document calling for the overthrow of the Buhari-administration. In a statement issued by Deputy Director of Defence Information, Muhammed Wabi, the DHQ accused a group, Nigerian Continuity and Progress of being behind the document. It alleged that the document called for the setting up of an interim government in place of the elected government. The statement also urged relevant law enforcement agencies to unravel those behind the seditious document for appropriate actions.
Defence Headquarters, yesterday, warned promoters of revolution against the Federal Government as contained in a document being circulated in the country to desist or face the wrath of the Nigerian military.
The DHQ, in a statement, by the Deputy Director, Defence Information, Navy Captain Mohammed Wabi, castigates the the group behind the development by saying that the Armed Forces outrightly condemns the undemocratic and demonic actions of the author of the document. Thus, the DHQ reiterated its loyalty to the Constitution of the country
The DHQ statement read: “Armed Forces of Nigeria, AFN, wishes to dissociate itself from the rascality and intentions as espoused in a document being circulated by a faceless group named Nigerian Continuity and Progress, NCP, calling for support of a revolution to oust the current democratically elected government and in its place, establish an illegitimate interim government. “The AFN outrightly condemns the undemocratic and demonic actions of the author of the document. “Meanwhile, all relevant Law Enforcement Agency have been advised to unravel those behind the seditious document for appropriate actions.”