Army Launches Investigation Into Murder Of Islamic Scholar

Assistant Director Army Public Relations, Headquarters Sector 2 Operation Hadin Kai Captain Kennedy Anyawu, said it has commenced investigation to unravel the identity of the soldiers who allegedly murdered an Islamic scholar in Yobe.

The Police had arrested two soldiers over the murder of an Islamic cleric, Goni Gashua.

He described the incident as highly regrettable given the Sector’s zero tolerance of violation of Code of Conduct and Rules of engagement for troops.