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7/7/2020: Update On The Arrest Of Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini

On the 22nd of July, Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini, uploaded a video of himself criticising the leaders of the Nigerian Army, for their neglect of the soldiers at the warfront, which has caused the death of many soldiers and civilians, as well. This video was not received kindly, by the Nigerian Army, as he was arrested hours after the release of the video. His wife Victoria Idakpini was also arrested, for granting interviews to media houses. Thankfully his wife has been released, but Lance Corporal Martins

  2 years ago ago
7/7/2020: Update On The Arrest Of Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini

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Here Are 4 Things That May Happen If Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini, Is Not Released Soon[Opinion]

For over a week now, Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini, of the Nigerian Army, was arrested for speaking up, against his superiors. Once the Nigerian Army got wind of the video clip, he got arrested. His wife, Victoria, was also arrested for demanding her husband's release, but has now been released. In all of these, the Nigerian Army fails to realize that there may be a lot more consequences for arresting Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini, up to this moment. Here Are 4 Things May Happen If Lance Corporal Martins

  2 years ago ago
Here Are 4 Things That May Happen If Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini, Is Not Released Soon[Opinion]

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An Open Letter To New COAS, General Ibrahim Attahiru On The Issue Of Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini

Dear sir, I write this letter to make a passionate appeal to you, on behalf of Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini. Several months ago, Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini, spoke against some of the activities of his superiors in the Nigerian Army, accusing them of sending poorly equipped soldiers to the battlefield, leading to their death. I understand that Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini, went against the Nigerian Army code of conduct, however, I beg you to tamper Justice with mercy. Even more, it is important to

  1 year ago ago
An Open Letter To New COAS, General Ibrahim Attahiru On The Issue Of Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini

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This is the question Fani Kayode asked the Nigerian Army yesterday but, which has not been answered

About a month ago, a Nigerian soldier whose name was given as Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini in a viral video criticised the Nigerian Army Chief of Staff, General Tukur Yusufu Buratai, over military mismanagement and Boko Haram killings in the North. The Lance Corporal while talking in the video made it known that the Chief of Defence Staff is no longer loyal to Nigeria and also, he can't be loyal to him and that, the CDS is also been commanded by the COAS. If you come to arrest me, you're free. I am ready

  2 years ago ago
This is the question Fani Kayode asked the Nigerian Army yesterday but, which has not been answered

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Where Is Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini? A Critical Cause For Concern. [Opinion]

On the 22nd of June 2020, Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini of the Nigerian Army, uploaded a video on Social Media, where he spoke about the wrong activities, taking place in the Nigerian Army. On the video, Lance Corporal Martins berated the activities of his superiors, which included negligence of the men at the battlefield and most importantly the inferiority of the weapons of the Nigerian Army. He further accused his bosses of causing the death of so many men of the Nigerian Army, who were at the battlefield,

  2 years ago ago
Where Is Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini? A Critical Cause For Concern. [Opinion]

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Update On The Arrest Of Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini.

On the 22nd of June, a soldier in the Nigerian Army, Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini, uploaded a very controversial video, where he berated the Security Chiefs in Nigeria, especially the Chief of Army Staff, Gen. Tukur Burutai, for negligence of the soldier's welfare and sending them under-equipped to the battlefield, which has led to the death of both soldiers and civilians, as well. The uploaded clip, elicited a lot backlash from the Nigerian public against the Nigerian Army and in no time, Lance Corporal

  2 years ago ago
Update On The Arrest Of Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini.

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15/7/2020: Update On Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini.

Nigerians, may recall that Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini, was arrested in the last week of June, after a video criticizing his superiors, for the unsavory activities taking place within the Nigerian Army. Lance Corporal Martins spoke out, stating how Nigerian soldiers at the battlefield lacked superior war machinery, to neutralize insurgents attacks and as such, many soldier have lost their lives. He further went to decry how badly the welfare of junior sildiers, are handled. Within hours of the release of

  2 years ago ago
15/7/2020: Update On Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini.

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Indeed, Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini, Broke The Law[Opinion]

The lettering on the small pamphlet, Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini, is holding reads, 'TRADITIONS, CUSTOMS AND ETHICS OF THE NIGERIAN ARMY'. This pamphlet contains, all that every Nigerian soldier needs to knows, as regards being in the Nigerian Army. As a matter of fact, being a member of the Nigerian Army, means that you signed a contract. A contract is any agreement, bounded by the law. Contracts, have a deed or terms, as you may wish to call it. One of the terms or of being in the Nigerian Army is confedentiality.

  2 years ago ago
Indeed, Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini, Broke The Law[Opinion]

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9/7/2020: Update On The Arrest Of Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini

Indeed the light has been shed on the activities of the Nigerian Army and the details are not complimentary, for Nigeria, the most populous black nation on the earth. Very recently Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini, was docked by the Nigerian Army for uploading of a video, where he criticized the activities of the top Nigerian Military Chiefs. On the clip, you may recall that Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini solicited for the help of independent lawyers, as he was sure that the clip would get him arrested. Thankfully,

  2 years ago ago
9/7/2020: Update On The Arrest Of Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini

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When Soldiers Begin To Speak Up, Something Is Really Wrong.[Opinion]

Any one conversant will the dealings of the Nigerian Army, knows that confidentiality is part of their sworn code of conduct. However, for these soldiers to make light of the consequences that follow the contravening of this law, there must be so much more that meets the eye. General Adeniyi, cried out in his video, bemoaning the fate of him and the men under his charge, whose firepower was no match for that of the insurgents. Speaking against the unkind treatment metted out to them by their leaders, Lance Corporal

  2 years ago ago
When Soldiers Begin To Speak Up, Something Is Really Wrong.[Opinion]

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#Your View: Did Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini, Break The Law? Should He Be Punished?

Very recently a soldier in the Nigerian Army, Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini uploaded a video clip, where he stated his grievances against the leadership of the Nigerian Army. On the clip the Lance Corporal, wasted no time in stating how under-equipped the men of the Nigerian Army are for combat. He accused the Service Chiefs of negligence and being part of the reasons men of the Nigerian Army and civilians are being incessantly killed. Even more, Lance Corporal Martin stated his being aware of the fact th

  2 years ago ago
#Your View: Did Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini, Break The Law?  Should He Be Punished?

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Here Are 4 Things That May Happen If Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini, Is Not Released Soon [Opinion]

Lance Capt. Martins Idakpini of the Nigerian Army has been detained for spoking to his superiors for more than a week now. As the video clip winded up in the Nigerian Army, he was arrested. His wife, Victoria, was arrested for seeking the release of her husband, but was released now. In both of these instances, the Nigerian Army fails to understand that the detention of Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini could still have several more repercussions before now. If Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini, is not released

  2 years ago ago
Here Are 4 Things That May Happen If Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini, Is Not Released Soon [Opinion]

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The Resignation Of 356 Nigerian Soldiers And The Bitter Truth[Opinion]

Very recently over 200 soldiers voluntarily resigned from the army under excuses of "Loss of Interest" and "Taking a Traditional Title." Nigerians remain totally shocked by this situation, particularly at a time when there are so many people that we can get in need of in the Nigerian army. We recall that Gen Adeniyi Olusegun, the former theater commander in the "Lafia Dole" in Maiduguri action, claimed that his men were badly prepared to fight, and Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini reflected the feelings of the

  2 years ago ago
The Resignation Of 356 Nigerian Soldiers And The Bitter Truth[Opinion]

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Please, Pray For Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini, If You Love Justice And Sincerity (Opinion)

 This matter on ground, is one that must not end on a bad note! As many of us know, Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini of the Nigerian Army, braved the consequences of speaking up against his superiors by posting a video clip on Instagram. As a matter of fact, Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini has been arrested and there is yet to be exact news of his whereabout and that is why we should pray for him. Here Are Some Serious Reason To Pray For Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini: 1. The arrest of this bold and courageous

  2 years ago ago
Please, Pray For Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini, If You Love Justice And Sincerity (Opinion)

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The Nigerian Army Needs To Do More, As So Many Lapses Are Coming To The Fore[Opinion]

Going by the recent happenings in the Nigerian Army, it is clear that a lot of things are not right. General Adeniyi Olusegun, stated this fact on his video, where he told his bosses that they were under-equipped fir the battlefield, as over 15 insurgent tanks, surrounded and attacked them and he was redeployed, because of that. Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini, also sounded the alarm, when he called out his superiors for their negligence of the men of the Nigerian Army and how this has led to do many deaths

  2 years ago ago
The Nigerian Army Needs To Do More, As So Many Lapses Are Coming To The Fore[Opinion]

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7 Months After He Was Arrested For Castigating Nigeria Army, See What Happened To Him

7 Months After He Was Arrested For Castigating Nigeria Army, See What Happened To Him A Lance corporal of the Nigeria Army, Martins Idakpini has been granted bail by a martial court in Sokoto 7 months after he was illegally detained for criticizing, the chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai. It would be recalled that Lance corporal Martins Idakpini was arrested in June 2020 shortly after a video he made where he was castigating Buratai for the failings of the Nigerian Army to combat and destroy Boko Haram went

  1 year ago ago
7 Months After He Was Arrested For Castigating Nigeria Army, See What Happened To Him

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Today's News: Kogi Govt Budgets N3 Billion for Poor, Gunmen kidnap former Bauchi lawmaker, Ningi

Soldier arrested for criticising Buratai granted bail — after 7 months  Martins Idakpini, a lance corporal arrested and detained for criticising Tukur Buratai, chief of army staff, has been granted bail.  Tope Akinyode, the soldier’s lawyer who confirmed the development, said a court martial sitting in Sokoto ordered that Idakpini be released on bail. Court martial is a judicial process used to try members of the armed forces accused of offences. “Court martial grants bail to Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini.

  1 year ago ago
Today's News: Kogi Govt Budgets N3 Billion for Poor, Gunmen kidnap former Bauchi lawmaker, Ningi

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Lawyer To Institute Contempt Proceedings Against Buratai Over Refusal To Obey Court Order

BREAKING: Lawyer To Institute Contempt Proceedings Against Buratai, Malami Over Refusal To Obey Court Order On Detained Soldier. The warrior was captured and kept not long after censuring Nigeria's military bosses incorporating Buratai in a video over their helpless treatment of the battle against Boko Haram fear mongers in the Northern piece of the nation.  Human rights lobbyist and National President of Revolutionary Lawyers' Forum, Mr Tope Akinyode, has said that he would found hatred procedures against

  2 years ago ago
Lawyer To Institute Contempt Proceedings Against Buratai Over Refusal To Obey Court Order

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Recall soldier that was detained for criticizing Buratai 7 months ago? See what just happened to him

Last year, in the month of June, a video concerning the Nigeria's chief of army staff, General Tukur Yusuf Buratai went viral, as a Nigerian soldier whose name was given as Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini revealed a lot about the COAS and also challenged him to have public face off with him and he shall expose his secrets, as he alleged that Buratai and Chief Of Defense Staff were both making money from insurgency, and that's why it can't end so soon in Nigeria. After the video went viral, the Lance Corporal

  1 year ago ago
Recall soldier that was detained for criticizing Buratai 7 months ago? See what just happened to him

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Latest News Headlines This morning 4, August, 2020

Good morning Here are the latest headlines from major newspapers this morning. There is uncertainty concerning the health status or otherwise of detained Nigerian Army soldier, Lance Corporal Martins Idakpini, arrested for berating both the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Tukur Buratai and the Chief of Defence Staff, General. FG, SPDC, others may lose one million barrels daily to agitation in Ogulagha Kingdom. Isa Funtua was pillar of support to my govt — Buhari. No clause in loan contracts ceding Nigeria’s

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Latest News Headlines This morning 4, August, 2020