Wednesday, 28 September 2011
Niger-Delta Militant Group MEND ISSUE OCTOBER 1st WARNING
Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta
On October 1, 2011, The Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta
(MEND) intends to place bombs within and in the immediate vicinity of Eagle
square, venue for the proposed 2011 independence anniversary celebrations.
After fifty one years of independence, Nigerians still have nothing to
The general public is strongly advised to consider this as a first and final warning.
No additional warnings will be issued subsequent to deployment or detonation
of these devices which will be novel in nature.
Kayode Ogundamisi is a commentator on Nigerian and international affairs, he was involved in the Nigerian pro-democracy struggle, Ogundamisi survived a trumped up charge of treasonable offence against the military government of General Babangida, he was detained in Jos prison in 1991 and released after intensive local and international campaigns against the government charging him and 12 other students before a military tribunal. Ogundamisi was a frontline member of the National Association of Nigerian Student and a former secretary general of the the University of Jos Students Union in Nigeria and the O'dua Peoples Congress.