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  • Updated: May 28, 2024

Soldier arrested for stealing 602 rounds of ammunition in Borno

Soldier arrested for stealing 602 rounds of ammunition in Bo

Troops of Operation Hadin Kai in Maiduguri, along with the Civilian Joint Task Force in Borno State, have arrested Corporal Francis Bako for allegedly stealing ammunition.

The information was disclosed by Zagazola Makama, a counter-insurgency expert and security analyst in the Lake Chad region, on Tuesday.

According to him, military intelligence apprehended him at Kano Motor Park in Maiduguri following a tip-off. 

“The Nigerian Army troops of Operation Hadin Kai in Maiduguri, in collaboration with the Civilian Joint Task Force, Borno State, have arrested a soldier, Corporal Francis Bako, for allegedly stealing ammunition.

“He was arrested by Military intelligence at Kano Motor Park, Maiduguri following a tip-off.

“The sources said that the soldier who was from Mallam Fatori was heading to Kaduna before he was accosted and found with about in possession of 602 rounds of 7.62mm special ammunition.

“The soldier is currently in the custody of the military for further action.”

 

 

 

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