This characterize combination reveals a soldier with the nametag Musa M. and the emblem of the Nigerian Military.The Nigerian Military on Thursday described as deceptive the viral video of a soldier who claimed he had been abandoned by his colleages.
“I’ve suffered lots,” the soldier with the nametag Musa acknowledged within the video. “I’m making an attempt to set up my lifestyles. I’m basically seemingly the greatest one within the bush. The supreme squaddies contain ran and left me. God, motivate me. God, protect my lifestyles.”
In a assertion signed by spokesperson Brigadier-Unparalleled Onyema Nwachukwu, the navy acknowledged the video was shot by the soldier after he absconded from his responsibility.
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“Opposite to the claims and affect created by the soldier within the video photos, preliminary investigations contain published that the video photos was a deliberate are trying and protect himself from being accused of cowardice, having abandoned his colleagues at some level of an ongoing clearance operation in Gurara, Niger Utter,” the assertion acknowledged.
“It will maybe perchance maybe maybe also be recalled that troops of the NA, currently carried out a clearance operation in Gurara Local Government Space of Niger Utter. Disappointingly, at some level of an bump into, the acknowledged soldier abandoned his colleagues and absconded in an outright sign of cowardice and seemingly sabotage, which explain the precepts of the navy occupation.
“Sensing the gravity of his action and its consequences, the soldier surreptitiously uploaded the video online in a calculated are trying and whip-up public sentiment and quilt up his act of cowardice. The soldier’s action portions to a betrayal of the esprit de corps and comradery that are synomous with a navy unit and fighting formation, in particular at some level of operations. The soldier’s behavior is therefore an aberration and against the ethics and core values of the navy occupation.
“The video photos is thus, in all intent, and purpose a misrepresentation of what truly transpired between the soldier and his colleagues.
The soldier has rejoined his unit and further investigations are currently ongoing to unravel the explanations unhurried his unprofessional behavior.”