Mailafia Obadiah, former African Democratic Congress, ADC, presidential candidate, has exposed the alleged plans of Boko Haram for Nigeria. Obadiah, who was a former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, alleged that Boko Haram insurgents are plotting to start a civil war in Nigeria by 2022.
He disclosed this during an interview on Nigerian Info while speaking on the Southern Kaduna killings which has led to tension and panic in Northern Nigeria. Obadiah said Boko Haram insurgents are also planning to invade and kill prominent Nigerians in their homes in urban cities. He claimed this would be done after they have wiped out Nigerians in the rural areas. According to the former presidential candidate, the insurgents are planning to carryout this act in phases, this revelation raised some sort of panic as listeners have called for swift action to keep the country safe.
Stressing that a Northern governor was the overall Commander of Boko Haram, Obadiah also disclosed that the President Muhammadu Buhari-led federal government has a hand in the killings in Southern Kaduna. When asked about the killing in Southern Kaduna, Obadiah said: “We have good reasons to believe that government is part and parcel of the killers. The body language of this administration shows clearly that they have a hand in the killings, no doubt about it. “Let me make some revelations because some of us have our internal security networks, we have met with some of the bandit’s high Commanders who have repented and they told us that one of the Northern governors is the Commander of Boko Haram in Nigeria.