Babagana Monguno, Nationwide Safety Adviser, has alleged that some funds meant to buy arms beneath the management of the previous service chiefs, are lacking.
Monguno made the revelation in an interview with BBC Hausa.
He defined that the brand new service chiefs who not too long ago assumed workplace didn’t meet the cash for arm or gear buy as authorised by President Muhammadu Buhari.
Monguno mentioned preliminary investigation confirmed that the funds had been lacking and gear or arms are nowhere to be discovered.
“Now that President Buhari has introduced new individuals (service chiefs), hopely they may machine a way. I’m not saying the previous service chiefs diverted the cash, however the cash is lacking. We don’t know the way and no one is aware of for now.
“The President will certainly probe this matter. As we converse, the Nigerian Governors’ Discussion board too can be questioning the place all the cash went. I can guarantee you the president takes problems with this nature severely.” he added.
Funds for arms buy lacking beneath Buratai, ex-service chiefs – NSA Monguno