Soldier Fighting Boko Haram Commits Suicide, Leaves Note In Yobe State

Published On: September 19, 2020, 7:48 am (1 month ago)
Author: Olusanya Akinrinola
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A Nigerian soldier serving with 27 Taskforce Brigade Buni-Yadi in Yobe State has reportedly committed suicide.

A source from the military, who spoke under the condition of anonymity, said the soldier, a Lance Corporal, committed suicide on Thursday, September 17 at his duty post in Buni-Yadi.

The corpse of the late soldier has been deposited at Specialist Hospital in Damaturu the state capital.

He reportedly left behind a suicide note that is still being kept under wraps by the military authorities.

The Acting Assistant Director Army Public Relation, Sector 2 Operation Lafiya Dole Damaturu, Lieutenant Chinonso Polycarp Oteh, said a statement will be released on the matter later.

-- Baye77 (m) at 19-09-2020 03:29 PM
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Rest in peace soldier... Sad