Nigerian army wishes to dissociate itself from false information of a
planned attack on any country that exists only in the figment of the
imagination of the medium. There was no time or place Nigerian army
disclosed such information to the medium. If there is any, we challenge
them to name the officer or soldier that gave the information and when,” the statement reads.
publication apart from being false in its entirety, it is unethical and
capable of endangering the ives of Nigerians in diaspora
medium is please requested to always clarify such matters affecting
national securityand diplomatic issues that may endanger the security
and lives of Nigerians abroad to avoid such misleading and embarrassing
publication,” the statement read in full.
on Thursday, January 12, 2017, it was widely reported that the Nigerian
army has been directed to attack The Gambia should President Jammeh
fail to leave office.