Some senior lawyers have called on President Muhammadu Buhari, to launch a thorough investigation into an allegation by a former Minister of Defence, General T. Y. Danjuma, that the military was complicit in a series of herdsmen attacks across the country. The lawyers, in separate telephone interviews with New Telegraph over the issue posited that such an allegation from an individual like Danjuma should not be treated with a wave of the hand by government.
They were of the view that unearthing the truth about such an allegation would be helpful in the nation’s quest to finding a permanent solution to the protracted problem of killer herdsmen across the country. Speaking on the issue, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Chief Mike Ahamba, called for an immediate enquiry into the allegation in order to unravel the truth about it. He said: “General T. Y. Danjuma is not a person whose statement on this issue of herdsmen attacks should be taken lightly. Read more