Warri - A community chief in Gbaramatu kingdom, in Warri South council area of Delta state, has accused the military of stealing over N70million in cash from the palace of the kingdom, Naij reports.
Mulade, who is the chairman of the Kokodiagbene community in the kingdom also accused the top hierarchy of the Nigerian military of being the masterminds behind oil bunkering in the Niger Delta region.
He said apart from the N70 million, precious objects and valuables were also carted away from the kingdom.
He said that when the military swooped on the community, the people scampered into the forest, allowing the military to have a field day in the kingdom, invading the palace and stealing anything available in the community on sight.
He said the cash stolen by the military when they raided in May, was supposed to be for the construction of palace.
- News 24