A few names have emerged out of a long list of officers purged from the military for what the authorities referred to as “exigencies”. “Their retirement was based on Service exigencies. It should be recalled that not too long ago some officers were investigated for being partisan during the 2015 General Elections”.
“Similarly, the investigation by the Presidential Committee investigating Defence Contracts revealed a lot. Some officers have already been arraigned in court by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.
The exercise affected the former ADC to President Goodluck Jonathan, Col. Ojogbane Adegbe, Fiboinumana, Agachi, Okonkwo, the Principal Secretary to the for National Security Adviser,Nicholas Achinze, Cols Audu, Lt. Col. Oladunjoye, C.O Amadi, Adimoha, Dazang, Arigbe, Egemole, Baba-Ochanpa, A Mohd, SD Aliyu, LM Bello, Ejemai, Lawan, MG Ali, Achinze, ILO, Col. Audu.
Others are: Maj. Gen. MY Ibrahim, FO Ali, Brig. Gen. A Abdusalam, MG Ali, Onibasa, LN Bello, former ADC to the late President Umaru Yar’Adua, Brig. Gen. AH Sa’ad, Brig. Gen. D. Abdulsalam, Brig. Gen. Momoni and MG Ali