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Senator Ndume Names Vice President Namadi Sambo As Boko Haram Sponsor

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The ongoing trial of the sitting lawmaker representing Borno South Senatorial District, Mohammed Ali Ndume, over his alleged romance with the Jamaatu Ahlil Sunna Lidawati wal Jihad, otherwise known as Boko Haram terrorist sect, may have assumed a dangerous dimension, considering that the accused person has sworn before a Federal High Court in Abuja that the Vice President, Namadi Sambo, was fully aware of his relationship with the sect.

While challenging the legal competence of the 4-count criminal charge that was entered against him by the Federal Government, Ndume, through a 24-paragraph affidavit he attached in support of his motion seeking to quash the charge, admitted having telephone exchanges with members of the Jammatul Sunnah Walid Jihad though denied furnishing them with classified information that has aided their terrorist operations in the country.

The embattled lawmaker who said the first telephone exchange between him and the sect was on October 4, 2011, insisted that the reason the sect approached him was as a result of his being a member of the Presidential Committee that was inaugurated on August 2, 2011, with a view to addressing the security challenges in the North Eastern part of the nation.

It would be recalled that Ndume was arrested by the States Security Services, SSS, on November 21, after a self-confessed spokesman of the sect, Ali Sanda Umar Konduga, fingered him as one of the major sponsors of the sect.
He was docked before the high court on December 12, 2011, and subsequently released on bail after he had spent 26-days in detention.

Source: http://www.vanguardngr.com/2012/03/terrorism-trial-intrigues-as-ndume-names-vp-namadi-sambo/

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27 Comments

  1. Unknown

    March 26, 2012 at 7:33 am

    Dis our government are very wicked and heartless, so they’ve bin in colaborating with boko haram and start killing people…? They are all meant to be killed without explaination

  2. teebaby

    March 26, 2012 at 8:11 am

    If this allegation is true, will the soul of the dead people who were slaughtered by Boko Haram ever get justice.
    The common man in Nigeria needs Justice.

  3. Enter your name...goodluck isaac

    March 26, 2012 at 8:28 am

    y goodluck cannot punish dem or giv dem wot dey hav given 2ppl,is bcox dey r yet 2get neither him,his wif or his fada.jonatan hav a roba heart.if he is not careful,he will b bombd aswell.

  4. Charles O.

    March 26, 2012 at 9:31 am

    Can this be true!! Namadi Sambo!! tufiakwa!! that cant be true…….

  5. IBUA

    March 26, 2012 at 11:07 am

    Those that God has decided to destroy, He first make stupid. I think its time for the army to come back so that we can wash away these sycophants and start a new democracy afresh.
    1. we asked for good governance, they enriched themselves and removed fuel subsidy and brought hardship to the masses,
    2. They promised us good electricity supply and brought generator, candle light, and reduced the Megawatts of electricity the country is using,
    3. we asked for police reform and they changed the currupt criminals their uniforms.
    4. Now they want to remove the only machinary we have to show our grieviances by destroying the NLC.
    I think its time for a change!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  6. mikky

    March 26, 2012 at 12:20 pm

    SAMBO, ATIKU, TUKAYR, IBB, AND AFTER ALL THE NAME, NDUME WILL CALL ABIOLA OR OJUKWU. SUPPER STORY. HE SHOULD FACE HIS CASE AND STOP SETTING CONFUSION IN THE JUDICIARY. WHY DID’NT HE CALL HIM FROM DAY ONE SO THAT HE WILL USE HIS POWER AS VP TO SAVE HIM. HE IS CONFUSE. THE NEXT TERRORIST IS THE CBN PRESIDENT NOT GOVERNOR. HIM HAS A LOT TO ANSWER. FROM ISLAMIC BANKING , SHARIA BANKING AND TERRORIST BANKING.

  7. why?

    March 26, 2012 at 1:26 pm

    Dont you think GEJ n OBJ are also part of this?

  8. smith

    March 26, 2012 at 2:04 pm

    it is only God that will come to our rescue when time come’s and he will destroy those who has turn the country into an unsafer place for His children but for the Northerners no one among the top officials is exempted in the sponsors of the so called Boko Haram and this was the reason why CBN president want Islamic banking to be established in our country so that their will be sponsoring the sect through that. The best thing to is just for GEJ to divide this country so that the Northerners will be killing themselves instead of the innocent Nigerians but the young man is acting in silent may be he is waiting for the Bomb to land on his head before he will know what to do but by then it will be too late for him nonsense.

  9. DaProphet

    March 26, 2012 at 5:57 pm

    I don’t blame dos guyz(boko h, obj, ibb, atiku, et), i honestly blame nigerians 4 electin gej out of sentiment. Can any gud com out of PDP? Incontrovertibly, NO! Dis is d consequenc! 9ja wipe ur tears & cry nt! Let keep prayin 4 a very soon total revolution cos dat is d only solution. Nigeria must remain 1. D north wil b united base on deir homogeneity while d south wil alwayz b divided wit deir abundant natural resources base on deir heterogeneity. D only solution 2 d numerous problem of 9ja is transparent govt. God help my fatherland!

  10. Wyzman

    March 26, 2012 at 6:03 pm

    The best solution is that the military should take over.

  11. Enter your name...

    March 26, 2012 at 8:50 pm

    Many of the writers here reacted wrongly, is it to show their level of iliteracy?. Or what. From what i personaly read, ndume is denying the alegation against in the court. And there is no place that he mentioned sambo as a sponsor of boko harm. The person who posted this information with such an alarming headline is nothing but a traitor. He should be punished for trying 2 stir up stife in the minds of the people. And 2 u, be careful of what u hear.

  12. maoihsahmamad

    March 27, 2012 at 7:04 am

    may God punish those people

  13. Enter your name...

    March 27, 2012 at 6:51 pm

    I am from kenya, but Nigeria as a citizen. You see i have comments this on channel tv, that if care is not taking that vice president sambo, cbn governor sans, IBB, is planing away to Execute president jonathan by book harram with their bombing. What Ndume has said is nothing but truth. Pls deliever my massage to president Jonathan and seanat president david mark so that he for more refrence and guide. This is me 08105714892

  14. Harmoney

    March 27, 2012 at 9:54 pm

    Its a lie dats how 2 know d devils in our mist, udeme or watever go and hug transformer

  15. But Why

    March 28, 2012 at 7:26 pm

    All I pray for is Divine intervention. May God continue to protect us all, and for those that died in this crisis, may their souls rest in peace.

  16. Golden King

    March 28, 2012 at 8:18 pm

    Let me tell you, yes i mean you that is supporting terrorism in this nation( NIGERIA) That a day will come that you will look up to the sky and the sun will become red and the moon will turn back to you. I wouidnt ask you to stop sponsoring terrorism, keep doing it but as you are doing it listen to this little piiiece of word.” The way of the wicked shal perish & you may not live long enough to enjoy ur wicked deed. Dont forget that to every action there is equal and opposite reaction. fuck you to all crime & terrorism supporters, your days are numbered before the ALMIGHTY GOD. It will soon rain to the public.

  17. Suhphy

    March 28, 2012 at 10:21 pm

    Hi! mikky
    what a thinkless ar u saying!u call d 1st class honest man a terrorist?
    If go to court, can u prove? God punish u with ur envy.

  18. Suhphy

    March 28, 2012 at 10:39 pm

    Pls mikky,
    B just in ur coments. Why shoud u say such insults? Is it 4 Sanusi didn’t belong 2 ur traditions?
    Pls b gud Nigerian,pray 4 peace & progress.

  19. Prof. ESKOH

    March 29, 2012 at 6:58 am

    Make tunder strike all of una. idiots. All our so call leaders ar cowards.

  20. young Sam

    March 29, 2012 at 8:26 am

    Nothing under the sun can be hidden says the holy Bible. IBUA, I strongly believe what you’ve written. You made a very sensitive comment. May God hear our cry and deliver us from the hands of the unpatriotic leaders.

  21. ibnrajji

    March 29, 2012 at 1:04 pm

    Is God that no what he can do to you for all what you are doing for ours

  22. Emeka

    March 30, 2012 at 6:20 am

    my GOd has all the punishment for any body whether sponsor or sect ,whether president or his vice or the so called senator I don’t care but I believe my GOd will fish dem out one day for and dat’s my belive .

  23. Enter your name...

    March 30, 2012 at 12:45 pm

    D truth has started comin out.!
    ….some bad kenyans(in d cloth of nigerians)want 2 dis u9t Nigeria wit bad coments on tv,net….?!
    Bwere fellow 9jans.
    Our gr8 NIGERIA will soon b OK by d grace of GOD.

  24. Shosisky

    March 30, 2012 at 11:59 pm

    Hw leaders should be ashamed of themselves. A whole mr vp be accussed of been among bkh.what a disgrace, who knows if dis is true.jonathan take heed

  25. Joe.O

    March 31, 2012 at 2:56 pm

    The Lord will perfect all things before the end of the year in Jesus name. All The wicked feet in Nigeria shall all be slippery No matter the SUBJECT.

  26. Larry

    April 3, 2012 at 7:45 am

    Nigeria we hail thee, this unpatrotic citizens in this our Obodo Nigeria, may God put all of them into shame for bringing unrestfulness to this our great country…..They are going to reap all what they are sowing, there are no two ways about it, may the souls of those that lost their lives in this crisis rest in the bossom of our Lord Jesus Christ….

  27. Ølájüwøñ

    April 3, 2012 at 11:13 am

    We always say GOD bless Nigeria,thise can be true Nigerian citizen? Pls let us pray 4 this country ”OMO” 9ija

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Nigeria’s Communications Minister, Isa Pantami, Loses 13-year-old Daughter

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Communications minister, Isa Pantami

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