A Nigerian soldier fighting Boko Haram insurgents in the North – Eastern part of Nigeria Victor Ojeamiran was reported dead on Thursday morning as he shot himself in the head leaving a note for his wife.
The Soldier was a lance corporal attached to the Nigerian Army 27 Task Force Brigade in Buni Gari, Gujba Local Government Area of Yobe State.
The Soldier killed himself on Thursday 17th September, 2020 at his duty post in Yobe State. According to a military source “He shot himself in the head and died immediately before other soldiers could even rush to help”.
As at the time of this report, the cause of his death is yet to be ascertained but investigation into what led to the incident is still ongoing.
The remains has since been evacuated.