The Nigerian Military has condemned the move with a Nigerian living abroad, who is considered raising funds for Nigerian troops who are fighting Boko Haram insurgents in Northeast Nigeria.
The Nigerian, identified as Doctor Perry Brimah, was said to have been increasing funds purportedly to feed the particular Nigerian soldiers who are being ignored by government while fighting to guard the integrity of the nation.
In a statement from the Movie director, Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Sani Usman caption: ‘ Be wary associated with fraudulent fund raising by Physician Perry Brimah to feed Nigerian Army Troops’, on Wednesday, mentioned that the Nigerian Army never faltered in providing necessary logistics in order to troops to the extent of giving extras especially during festive intervals.
The statement furthermore reads in part: “ The attention from the Nigerian Army has been drawn to the fraudulent and criminal fund increasing by one Doctor Perry Brimah, a Nigerian in diaspora, labeled “ Global Campaign To Provide Foods For Nigerian Soldiers Fighting Boko Haram”.
“ The particular criminal embarked on this fund increasing venture ostensibly to defraud unsuspicious members of the public especially the international neighborhood to fund subversive activities and personal lifestyle.
“ The felony is using the following contact points for your fund raising;
info @ FINISHES. ng
Tel: +1-929-427-5305; Whatsapp: +234-903-420-3031.
“ We wish to state that the Nigerian soldiers deployed in the North Eastern or elsewhere, neither lack strategies nor food as the fraudster desires unsuspecting members of the public to believe.
“ Therefore , this move simply by Doctor Brimah is nothing but a hoax as there is nowhere in the world exactly where troops were fed through contributions by members of the public.
“ We would like to further state that there has certainly not been complaints of lack of foods by soldiers talk-less of hunger.
“ Whoever believes plus falls victim to this criminal behave does so at his or her very own risk.
“ Additionally , the Nigerian Army in conjunction with the Interpol are working hard to declare him needed and extradite the International fraudster to face justice.
“ Therefore , we request the general public for almost any information on the whereabouts of this fraudster, ” the statement said.