Shehu Sani, a former Nigerian senator has called for the immediate persecution of a Nigerian military official, who was recently arrested for supplying arms to Terrorists.
Recall earlier on Wednesday, Troops of the Nigerian army’s operation Hadin Kai had confirmed arrest of a military officer, identified as Iorliam Emmanuel for allegedly stealing and supplying ammunition to criminal gangs.
The suspect, was said to have been working under the 156 task force battalion in Mainok, Borno state.
According to major sources, the soldier was caught in possession of ammunition on his way out of Maiduguri, the state capital.
His fellow colleagues could be seen stripping the suspect of ammunition strapped to his body.
Meanwhile while condemning the recent arrest which he described as worrisome, Shehu Sani tasked security operatives to scrape such bad eggs away from the system.
According to him,
“The Increasing cases of deranged Soldiers providing arms to kidnappers and terrorists is worrisome.
“They betray and undermine the institution they serve and further worsen the security situation in the country.Such bad eggs must not escape justice.