Offa robbery and its aftermath

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The Offa robbery of 2018 and the irresponsible way Nigeria has handled the aftermath is one more good reason why those running their mouths against former President Olusegun Obasanjo and the Nobel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka [for warning the Federal Government] that Nigeria is tottering towards state failure, should shut their traps.

One of the key symptoms of a failed state is cutting deals with criminals instead of punishing them.

The Offa robbery was a bloody one during which the criminal gang killed 17 policemen and civilians. One of the ringleaders of the operation has a politically exposed father who launched a vicious attack against me on behalf of a leading figure in the…



Source: Nigerian Tribune