Earlier today, a video footage showing how soldiers invaded the house of the Rivers State Commissioner for Education was released on social media (see here).
The Nigerian Army issued a statement via its Twitter handle saying that forensic investigation will be carried out to determine the authenticity of the video.
Read Statement below
The NA has observed some CCTV footages in circulation on social media and other online platforms, allegedly showing soldiers of the NA, other security agents invading the residence of the Rivers State Commissioner of Education, Hon. Dr. Tamunosisi Gogo-Jaja.
The NA, for the umpteenth time, reiterate its position in the entire conduct of 2019General elections as severally and consistently espoused and directed by COAS which is – “NA is apolitical,neutral, impartial and will not compromise its constitutional roles under any guise”.
The NA has started conducting a comprehensive forensic investigation of the footages to authenticate the validity or otherwise of the claims to guide its further actions.