A former President-Normal of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief Nnia Nwodo, has thanked President Muhammadu Buhari for snubbing the South East in his appointment of latest service chiefs.
Buhari had on Tuesday sacked his service chiefs and this got here after many months of public strain.
The outdated ones, who many Nigerians imagine misplaced concepts on how you can deal with the insecurity within the nation, had been changed by Main-Normal Leo Irabor, Chief of Defence Employees; Main-Normal Ibrahim Attahiru, Chief of Military Employees; Rear Admiral AZ Gambo, Chief of Naval Employees; and Air-Vice Marshal Isiaka Oladayo Amao, Chief of Air Employees.
However there was no one in all Igbo extraction within the record, elevating the speculations that the President purposely snubbed the South East within the main appointments.
“Gen Buhari, thanks for making us in Igboland really feel, as soon as extra, that we’re not match to go any of the Safety companies,” Nwodo stated in a terse assertion, in line with Vanguard.
Recall that the Particular Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina yesterday stated that his principal felt it was the perfect time to take away the safety heads and appoint new ones.
In response to Adesina, “the President knew the time to do it and I imagine the time has come and that’s the reason it has been carried out.”
He added that the service chiefs didn’t resign because of quite a few safety failures beneath their tenure.