Former Military Head of State, General Abdulsalami Abubakar (rtd) has been accused of authorising the assassination of the late businessman and politician, Chief MKO Abiola.
In a viral video posted on Saturday, a retired army officer, Abiodun Bolarinwa additionally claimed that an enormous sum of money was withdrawn from the coffers of the Central Bank of Nigeria the day Abiola died, which he mentioned was the cash paid to his killers.
Bolarinwa, who didn’t point out the place he had been earlier than the incidence claimed he was straight working with General Sani Abacha, the late army dictator who imprisoned Abiola after he (Bolarinwa) was shipped into Nigeria in a carton of a fridge.
Bolarinwa mentioned he was despatched to homicide the late Afenifere chief, Pa Abraham Adesanya.
“I used to be with Abacha working straight with him. I used to be the one despatched to go and assassinate Pa Abraham Adesanya. I used to be put in a carton of a fridge to cargo me into Nigeria.
“Because I requested (Lateef) Sofolayan when he was confessing that point. Sergeant Kenneth was amongst them. He talked a couple of sure girl that when she put an area comb on her hair and tied headgear on it, no bullet shot at her may hurt her.
“Musa, Gagash, Colonel Kure, Bisi Mogaji and (Ishaya) Bamaiyi himself, they mentioned since Abacha was lifeless, let’s kill Abiola too in order that the equation may steadiness. The garments that Abiola wore that day in the event you ask them to convey it, they will’t produce it.
“Abdulsalami Abubakar knew what he did. They are all murderers. They’ve destroyed the Yorubaland greater than restore. The day Abiola died, when his dying had not been introduced to anybody, there was a airplane ordered to convey cash from CBN that day which was shared amongst them. They ought to return to the document of Abiola’s dying and take a look at the cash that got here from CBN that day. What was the cash used for? It was the cash despatched for his assassination.
“Let Abdulsalami Abubakar, former Commander-in-Chief, GCFR. Let him come and defend if he doesn’t know anything about the death of Abiola,” Bolarinwa mentioned.
He additionally mentioned the previous army dictator, General Ibrahim Babangida (rtd) had the intention of handing over to the late enterprise mogul, however six influential personalities in Yorubaland forbade him from doing so.
He went additional to speak concerning the present agitation for secession within the nation, including that the killing of civilians pressured the agitators’ fingers.
According to him, the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu has failed the folks, and will likely be a complete failure if he contests for President in 2023.
“Babangida had the intention to switch energy to the democratically elected authorities, however there have been six highly effective Yoruba those who stood towards him to not relinquish energy to Abiola.
“There are troopers there killing Boko Haram, and helicopters are going there to produce meals to the terrorists. Who gave the airplane the licence to fly? Is it not somebody? There are Boko Haram (terrorists) within the army, they’re within the military. They phoned Boko Haram how they need to be coming in, and a lady Sergeant heard it and mentioned, ‘Ahh Oga’ and her boss introduced out a gun and shot her lifeless.
“People are simply criticising Sunday Igboho, although he too is a talkative. But, he’s doing the correct factor. When you’re killing all our folks, gained’t he speak? If you will have the affect to speak, you’ll speak now.
“For years in the past, I had identified that Nigeria can be in chaos. We cannot belief Igbo folks. We (Yoruba) shouldn’t say we’re breaking away as a result of Igbo are seceding.
“Bola Tinubu is not doing well. Is it only during elections you will be coming out with brooms to campaign? If they come out with brooms this time around, we will use their brooms to flog them. I tell you the truth. I’m not the INEC (Independent National Electoral Commission) but if Bola Tinubu comes out for presidency, he is a F9 failure,” Bolarinwa mentioned.