The military authority has commenced investigation into the circumstances that led to the shooting of an Officer byba drunk Soldier in Chibok area of Borno state
The Director of Army Relations, Brig-Gen Sani Usman who disclosed this sad the board had been given one week to submit its report
The deceased soldier was until his death, a Senior Non-Commission Officer who allegedly killed an officer said to disarm him, owing to his drunken state.
The Director of Army Relations, Brig-Gen Sani Usman, in a press statement, gave a background information of what transpired between the staff Seargent and his boss
The statement read in part, “At about 12.50pm the unit received a report that a Staff was seen to be drunk and misbehaving to civilians.
“An officer was dispatched to the scene with a view to bringing him back to base. The officer did his best but the SNCO refused several entreaties to calm him and be disarmed by the superior officer.
“Unfortunately, the Staff Sergeant shot the officer dead and then killed himself. Their remains have since been evacuated to a military facility.”