Opinion: The NA Have Done Justice To The Policemen Killed In Okija As They Neutralize 3 Gunmen Today
Following the ongoing Operation Golden Dawn that's being carried out by the Nigerian military in the Southeast part of the country, a welcome development report from Daily Post has disclosed how the Nigerian Army (NA) has today neutralized 3 unknown gunmen in Okija, a town in Anambra State.
The Nigerian Army said on Thursday that its troops arrested Chiwetalu Agu while inciting members of the public and soliciting support for the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). Photo Credit: Vanguard Newspaper A statement by Brig Gen Onyema Nwachukwu, Director of Army Public Relations said, “Chinwetalu Agu who was dressed in a very well known attire of the proscribed group, was picked up for questioning while inciting members of the public to join the proscribed group”.
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1. The Nigerian Army Cyberwarfare School In Abuja. The Nigerian Army has established a Cyberwarfare school in Abuja to tackle the issue of territorial warfare in cyberspace. The school was established on the 8th of October. Army spokesman Onyema Nwachukwu said, "Modern battles are not limited to land, air, and sea because warfare now affects cyberspace.
The Nigerian military is working hard to make sure the country is secured. However, some criminal elements in Nigeria derive joy in spreading fake news about the military just to discredit them. We'll be looking at two times the military debunked fake news spread by criminal elements, and what federal government should do concerning the issue.
A popular Nollywood actor by the name, Chiwetalu Agu was arrested during the week by the men of the Nigerian army in Anambra State for wearing the flag of the proscribed Biafran flag. The army affirmed that they did not in any way assault him, but only arrested him for dressing himself with the Biafran uniform and, for possibly inciting the people of the South East against the Federal Government.
It's no longer news that the veteran Nollywood actor, Mr. Chiwetalu Agu earlier arrested by Nigerian Army, on Thursday, at the upper Iweka in Onitsha, Anambra state, has been released. Newsmen alleged that, he was arrested for wearing the Biafra regalia in public, but the Army spokesperson, Onyema Nwachukwu, in a recent report, gave other reasons for his arrest.
The Nigerian Army has come clean on why its officers forcefully arrested Nollywood actor Chinwetalu Agu, saying he incited the public and solicited support for the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). Army spokesman Onyema Nwachukwu clarified on Thursday that the Nollywood actor was not brutalized as reported in some quarters, but mentioned that the 65-year-old resisted arrest.
The Nigerian Army has confirmed the arrest of Nollywood Vetaran Actor Chinwetalu Agu. The news of Agu's arrest which broke out in the early hours of Thursday spread like wildfire on the social media. According to a press release posted on Nigerian army's official Facebook page, the Army(NA) said its troops arrested Chiwetalu Agu while he was inciting members of the public and soliciting for support for the proscribed Indegenous People of Biafra (IPOB).
The Nigerian Army has stated that Nollywood actor Chiwetalu Agu was detained because he was agitating the public and soliciting support for the banned Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). Brig.-Gen. Onyema Nwachukwu, Director of Army Public Relations, said in a statement on Thursday that Agu was apprehended while allegedly wearing a well-known proscribed group's attire.
Popular Nollywood Actor, Chinwetalu Agu has claimed that he is wearing a civil dress and he was not campaigning for IPOB. Agu disclosed this at the 82 Division of the Nigeria Military base he was taken to after his arrest according to Sahara Reporters newspaper. Recall that Chiwetalu Agu was arrested by soldiers yesterday.
The Nigerian Army has confirmed the arrest of popular Nollywood veteran actor, Chiwetelu Agu, who appeared in public in a full Biafra regalia. Speaking on Thursday evening, the Director of Army Public Relations, Brig Gen Onyema Nwachukwu, stated that Chiwetelu Agu was arrested because he canvassed support for the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB.
The Director Army Public Relations Officer, Brigadier General Onyema Nwachukwu, has finally informed the general public that Nollywood actor Chiwetalu Agu, was indeed arrested and brought in for questioning. According to Nwachukwu, the Nollywood veteran was not assaulted neither was he subjected to any form of brutalization even after he tried to resist arrest.
The rising spates attacks by unknown gunmen in Anambra caused the Federal Government to deploy some gallant troops to Anambra state and other states in the South East. This is to calm the town because of the upcoming governorship Anambra election on November 6. The unknown gunmen were making lives unbearable for people and also creating fear in the minds of people ahead of the elections.
Popular Actor, Chinwetalu Agu, who is currently in the custody of the Nigerian army has revealed that he was wearing a common civil Dress and not an attire depicting the Indigenous People of Biafra or ESN. Veteran Nollywood Actor, Chinwetalu Agu was captured by officers yesterday and has now countered cases of campaigning for banished Indigenous People of Biafra and Eastern Security Network.
Reactions have been pouring in following the arrest of Nollywood actor Chiwetalu Agu in Onitsha, Anambra State on Thursday by soldiers. The army said in a statement by its spokesman Brig.-Gen. Onyema Nwachukwu that the actor was arrested for supporting the Indigenous People of Biafra. "...Chiwetalu Agu was picked up for questioning while inciting members of the public to join the proscribed group," the statement read.
He violated peace and security in the region- Army gives reason why actor Chiwetalu Agu was arrested
It was seen in a video that went viral on social media that Nollywood actor Chiwetalu Agu was manhandled and arrested by the Nigerian army for wearing a Biafra garment in Anambra. The action by the Nigerian army has made people condemned them on social media. However, Onyema Nwachukwu, Brigadier General Director Army Public Relations made a statement that the movie legend was arrested for inciting and persuading members of the public for support and to join the proscribed indigenous people of Biafra (IPOB).
The Nigerian Army (NA) have decided to pathner with the Russian government for the acquisition of military equipment in bid to fight against insurgency in the north. This was revealed on Friday, October 15, by Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lieutenant General Yahaya Faruk on Thursday, October 14, at the NA's Abuja headquarters during a courtesy of the Russian Ambassador to Nigeria, Alexey Shebarshin.
The Nigeria Army has confirmed the arrest of Nollywood actor Chiwetalu Agu according to Punch newspaper. In a statement released by the Army Spokesman, Onyema Nwachukwu, Chiwetalu Agu was arrested because he was inciting members of the public to support the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra known as IPOB.
The Nigerian Army this morning released a statement, revealing how Nigerian troops neutralised three unknown gunmen in a shootout. According to a statement that was released by the Army spokesperson, Brig. Gen. Onyema Nwachukwu, he made it known that troops of Sector 5 of Exercise Golden Dawn deployed in Anambra State have neutralised three unknown gunmen who recently attacked a police checkpoint along Okija-Onitsha Expressway.
Nollywood veteran actor, Chiwetalu Agu was reportedly arrested by soldiers from the Nigerian army in Onitsha, Anambra state for wearing an outfit made from the Biafran flag. The veteran Nollywood actor was arrested at the upper iweka area of Onitsha, in a video that went viral on social media, a man claimed that Mr Chiwetalu Agu was stopped by soldiers from the Nigerian army at a market in Onitsha where he stopped to buy bread.