Tragedy As Nigerian Soldier Fighting Boko Haram Commits Suicide, Leaves Letter For Wife


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A soldier among those fighting Boko Haram terrorists in Borno has killed himself leaving behind a letter for his wife. 

A Nigerian soldier has reportedly killed himself.

According to TheCable, the soldier is among those fighting Boko Haram insurgents in the North-East.

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It was gathered that the soldier, a lance corporal attached to the Nigerian Army 27 Task Force Brigade in Buni Gari, Gujba Local Government Area of Yobe State, committed suicide on Thursday at his duty post. 

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“He shot himself in the head and died immediately before other soldiers could even rush to help,” a military source told the newspaper.

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The soldier was also said to have left a note for his wife. 

His body has been evacuated and sources said investigation into what led to the incident was in progress.

In July, a soldier in the army’s 202 Battalion in Bama, Borno State, killed a lieutenant, who did not give him pass to visit his family. 

In 2019, a soldier hanged himself in Abuja.

Also in 2017, another soldier committed suicide after killing his superior.

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