The Nigeria soldier has killed a colleague, an aid worker, and injured a co-pilot of UN helicopters..
The theatre spokesperson, Major Samson Nantip Zhakom, who is the assistant director, Army Public Relations, headquarters of Theatre Command, Operation HADIN KAI made the disclosure in a statement.
The statement reads: “The Theatre Command Operation HADIN KAI regrets to inform the public of a sad occurrence at one of our military base today. A soldier shot and killed a staff member of one of the NGOs providing humanitarian support in the northeast.
“Own troops on the ground immediately neutralized the errant personnel. The injured co-pilot has been stabilized while the corpses of the deceased have been moved to the 7 Division Hospital.
“Detailed investigation into the incident and subsequent remedial actions have commenced into the highly regrettable incident. Further details will be provided later.”