The Nigerian Defence Academy, NDA, has denied reports making the rounds that it arrested a personnel of the Nigerian Air force, Sgt. Torbo Solomon in comnectioj to the recent attack on the NDA.

The NDA in a statement signed by Major Bashir Muhammed the accused not in its custody.

The statement reads:
“The attention of the Nigerian Defence Academy has been drawn to a viral publication on social media regarding the arrest of one Sgt Torsabo Solomon for his involvement on the security breach in Nigerian Defence Academy and was conveyed to the Academy for investigation.

“This is to inform the general public that the above named person is not in the Nigerian Defence Academy‚Äôs custody as alleged and has no connection with the Academy. The Nigerian Defence Academy is a Military Training Institution and not an Investigative Security Agency. The general public is hereby advised to disregard this misinformation and refer to relevant Investigative Security Agencies for clarification.

“The Nigerian Defence Academy wishes to reassure the general public that the perpetrators of the security breach on the Nigerian Defence Academy architecture will sooner rather than later be apprehended.”