Military storm Daily Trust head office in Abuja, cart away commuters, other valuables 

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In what seems like a return to the dark days of military rule in Nigeria, the Nigerian military this evening invaded the headquarters of Daily Trust Newspaper in Abuja.

 

An eye witness told Enduringnews that the military who arrived the promises of the Newspaper in a three truck load of soldiers, ordered everyone out before carting away the items.

 

The source also informed Enduringnews that the military had earlier shut down the Maiduguri regional office of the paper.

 

Though no official statement from the military high command as to what informed their action, our source said it may not be unconnected with the lead story of Sunday trust which centered on the military.

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As at the time of filling this report, the military presence was still very visible at the premises of Daily Trust.

 

The invasion of Daily Trust headquarters was coming barely two days after the police also ended similar siege on Senator Dino Melaye’s Residence, which lasted for eight days.




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