Bandits Reveal How They Receive Weapons From SSS Agents And Split Ransom Payments

Date: 10-05-2021 1:37 pm (1 month ago) | Author: Giwa bayo
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Armed bandits terrorising different parts of Nigeria have disclosed that they have been receiving arms and ammunition from operatives of the State Security Service and often split ransom payments received at gunpoint.The criminals told Deutsche Welle in a recent report that they “borrow weapons” from the state agents and then go to work to share ill-gotten gains together.

The bandits also said some police officers have been a part of the conspiracy that has fueled insecurity across Nigeria which President Muhammadu Buhari has been accused of being too lazy to address.

A spokesman for the SSS did not return a request seeking comments from Peoples Gazette about whether or not the secret police was aware of a possible alliance between its officers and armed bandits wreaking havoc across the country.

The report surfaced amidst widespread claims that Nigerian security forces are fueling insecurity for financial benefits. In 2018, Theophilus Danjuma, a former chief of army staff, said the Nigerian military and other state agents were actively supplying weapons to violent criminals waging a war against minority rural settlers in Nigeria’s north-central.

The Buhari administration denied the allegation, but several indications have emerged repeatedly since then that appeared to show that the government was not as concerned about the raging crisis.

Last week, Mr Buhari warned Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue, where armed militia elements have killed thousands and razed hundreds of villages since Mr Buhari assumed power in 2015, to either accept the controversial ruga policy or continue to endure violence with his people.

Last month, Mr Buhari also stood by Isa Pantami, one of his cabinet ministers who was recently exposed as a hardline jihadist and lover of Osama Bin Laden, Al-Qaeda and other groups and persons long associated with terrorism.

Posted: at 10-05-2021 01:37 PM (1 month ago) | Hero
- olowoinlionsden at 10-05-2021 01:58 PM (1 month ago)
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Thats the more reason why sane Nigerians are telling Buhari to go home and rest so tgat we can try now hands when President Buhari was on hospital bed, his Vice appointed a new DG for the DSS, as soon as Buhari returned he firedthe new appointee, he went into the archives to dig out an obsolete retiree from the same Organisation. That has been the beginning of our woes.
Posted: at 10-05-2021 01:58 PM (1 month ago) | Gistmaniac
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- taypetdun at 10-05-2021 03:48 PM (1 month ago)
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It's a fact that the insecurity in Nigeria is APC government and its allied security insurgents
Posted: at 10-05-2021 03:48 PM (1 month ago) | Upcoming
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- Lilphillips at 10-05-2021 05:10 PM (1 month ago)
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They know what they are doing. They're just catching out on Nigeria
Posted: at 10-05-2021 05:10 PM (1 month ago) | Newbie
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- gogoman at 10-05-2021 09:28 PM (1 month ago)
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keep the lies up!!  Roll Eyes Roll Eyes Roll Eyes
Posted: at 10-05-2021 09:28 PM (1 month ago) | Addicted Hero
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- GermoDon at 10-05-2021 10:56 PM (1 month ago)
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That's how dey roll
Posted: at 10-05-2021 10:56 PM (1 month ago) | Gistmaniac
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