May 29: Military Assures Nigerians Of Peaceful Inauguration

The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has assured of seamless handing over to a new civilian administration on May 29.
The Military High Command said it will work with the Police and intelligence community to nip in the bud all threats to national security.

It was reacting to calls by some individuals for Interim Government and threats by terror groups to halt the transition period.

Director Defence Media Operations Maj.-Gen. Musa Danmadami conveyed the assurances of the Military High Command during a briefing at the Defence Headquarters, Abuja.

He said: “As far as the internal security of the nation is concerned, the police is the lead agency. We are only providing assistance to civil authority and civil power. Just like the general elections came and gone and winners have been announced, the transition of power will also come and go peacefully. People are just being apprehensive and situated that are not there.

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