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Nigerian soldier sentenced to death by firing squad, others jailed for murder


Trooper, Azunna Maduabuchi, has been condemned to death by a firing squad by a military court sitting in Maiduguri, Borno State.

Maduabuchi was sentenced for killing one Lieutenant Babakaka Ngorgi, the adjutant of his unit.

He was said to have, in July 2020, shot Ngorgi at close range in Bama LGA of the State following the Lieutenant’s refusal to grant him a welfare pass, Channels Television reports.

Maduabuchi was condemned to death on Tuesday by firing squad having been found guilty of the crime at the court meeting held at the Maimalari Cantonment.

This is according to Section 106 of the Armed Forces Act.

Likewise, some other four troopers: Sergeant Sani Ishaya, Bidemi Fabiyi, Private Musa Bala and Private Abdulraheed Adamu got different jail sentences for murder.


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