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Biafra: How We Finally Ended 3-Year Civil War That Should Have Only Lasted For 1-Year – Gen Akinrinade

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Alani Akinrinade, former Chief of Army Staff and Chief of Defense Staff, CDS, has revealed how he and another military officer ended the Biafra civil war that lasted for three years.

Akinrinade disclosed that a strategy he and a fellow General in the Army, Alabi Isama, retd, authored brought an end to the civil war.

Speaking with Vanguard, the former CDS pointed out that he and Isama took days preparing the strategy which they used in ending the war.

He said: “The tactics we finally used in ending the war was a document that Alabi Isama and I prepared. We spent days and nights preparing it because the last time we were with Adekunle, he showed that he was becoming distrustful of us. He was not happy with some of the things he thought we were doing.

“He felt that we no longer believed him. That was how he posted us out of his headquarters. Alabi Isama was in the 3rd Sector while I was in the 2nd Sector. That was another mistake he made. The two sectors were adjacent to each other. Alabi Isama was in Uyo, I was in Aba. Ayo Ariyo, who was our classmate but much older than us was in Calabar. He put someone else in the 1st Division.

“The person was our senior but we didn’t get along with him. I served with him in the 2nd Division. When I quarreled with my GOC he was there sitting down and said nothing. They were just sitting down and allowing the GOC to do whatever he wanted. When he ended up in the 3rd Division, I didn’t want to do anything with him. What they didn’t know was that we had stabilised our side.

“It was the work both of us had done that we used in ending the war. We told ourselves that finishing the war was not difficult. We presented the plan to Adekunle. Whether he studied it or not, we were not sure. All he wrote on the plan was “this is tactics lesson one, when are my expecting the next tuition?” That was how we left him and returned to our sectors.

“It was the plan that we brushed up and we didn’t tell Obasanjo that we were going to execute it. We went ahead to execute it because we were tired of being in the front. It was a war that should have lasted for one year. But it lasted for 30 months. That was why he knew so much about what we did even though he (Obasanjo) was no more there. Tomoye was there.”

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  1. Mr Halle

    October 3, 2019 at 10:35 am

    You and your colleagues fought to finish the Biafrans and end the war. Good.
    What has become of the country you and your colleagues fought for ?
    What has been the positive impact or change of the citizens you fought for ?
    What has change in the leadership of the country ?
    What good has come out of the country you fought for ?

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“He Wide My Leg And Covered My Mouth” — 4-Year-Old Girl Narrates How She Was Raped By School Teacher [VIDEO]

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A four-year-old nursery pupil has recounted her sordid ordeal she experienced with her school uncle who stripped her of her innocence and raped her repeatedly while in school.

A quite heartbreaking video which recently hit the internet, shows the little girl narrating her sad encounter with the rapist identified as Elias.

The four-year-old revealed how her school uncle, Elias assaults her whenever she comes to school, and how he manhandles her private part.

The mother of the rape victim, identified as Ayele Esther also shared details of her daughter’s encounter — she shared how her daughter sustained injuries on her private part due to the sexual assault.

Esther who broke into tears while narrating the ordeal of her daughter, mentioned that the uncle usually lures her daughter with packets of sweets, and after raping her, he will warn her to keep quiet about the incident.

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Man Who Raped 2-Year-Old Girl Sentenced To Death In Kaduna

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A Kaduna State High Court on Wednesday sentenced a man to death by hanging for raping a two-year-old girl to death.

The suspect identified as Usman Shehu Bashir, took the victim, Fatima to his room and raped her in 2015.

Ruling on Wednesday, Justice Kabir Dabo said the judgement of death by hanging was passed under section 221 of the penal code, Kaduna State law 1999 as amended.

Bashir had while confessing to the crime said the incident lasted for 40 minutes.

The judge said, “The convict has confessionally confirmed the occurrence of the offence, as well, his written statements also confirmed. By these two confessional statements, the court passed the judgement. On that fateful day, the convict took late Fatima to his room and for about 40 minutes, he raped her which led to her death, after the establishment of all the evidence of committing the crime,” Vanguard quoted him as saying.

He further stated that the convict has the right to appeal the judgement within the next 90 days.

Reacting on the judgement, Father of the victim, Malam Zakariya Ya’u Dahiru, expressed happiness over the decision.

According to him, his daughter has finally gotten justice.

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Married Man Collapses After Sex Romp With A Married Woman [VIDEO]

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Married man collapses after sex romp with a married woman (Video)
A married woman has gotten herself into serious trouble after she visited her married partner in his house.

Reports gathered that the married man collapsed after sex romp with her. The lady however denied having anything to do with what happened.

She pleaded innocence, while regretting the fact that she left her kids at home to visit him, only for him to collapse after sex.

She also begged eye witnesses to allow her go back to her house and take care of the kids she left at home.

The victim was subsequently rushed to the hospital on a bike.

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