Insecurity and separatist agitations are undermining Nigeria?s unity ? Ex-COAS Ihejirika

Former Chief of Army Staff, Lt-Gen. Azubuike Ihejirika (rtd) has said that the rising spate of insecurity and the clamour for self-determination have a become a threat to Nigeria’s unity. 


Speaking at the interfaith roundtable and stakeholders’ dinner on “Building a Culture of Peace and Unity in Nigeria” organized by the Methodist Church of Nigeria in Abuja, Ihejirika stated that these issues could destabilise the country if urgent actions are not taken to address the situation.


The former COAS also said peace and stability could only be achieved when the causes of conflict in society are well-managed.