579 officers, soldiers for court martial – Army


Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Kenneth Minimah
The Nigerian Army said on Wednesday that 579 of its officers and men had been court martialed for sundry offences.
Updating newsmen on the situation in the North East, the Acting Director of Army Public Relations, Col. Sani Usman, said they were standing trial in two court martials in Abuja and Lagos.
Usman said the two court-martials were sitting at the Army Headquarters Garrison and 81 Division of the Nigerian Army in Lagos.
The director explained that 473 of the soldiers were arraigned before the court martial at the Army Headquarters Garrison while 106 soldiers were standing …Read More

Source:: PM Newspaper