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Nigeria

8 December 2008

This Day (Lagos)

LAGOS — Eight soldiers entrusted with the responsibility of safe-keeping the military arms at the Command and Staff College arms depot, Jaji and the One Base Army Ordnance, Kaduna were found guilty by a General Court Martial that sat in Kaduna to have stealthily sold those arms to River State-based Movement for the Defence of the Niger Delta (MEND) for use to wage war against the Nigerian State. As an army major, if you add his salary and all his military entitles,... (GunPolicy.org)

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