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Soldier allegedly selling ammunitions, Military uniforms to bandits arrested

Soldier allegedly selling ammunitions, Military uniforms to bandits arrested

The Nigerian Army has arrested a serving soldier with 1,000 rounds of ammunitions which he intended to sell to terrorists for N1million.

The Soldier, attached to the Forward Operations Base (FOB) in Galadi, Shinkafi local government area of Zamfara State, was arrested for selling ammunitions and Military uniforms to armed bandits in the state.

According to an online newspaper, the soldier identified as Bala Nura (19NA/78/3870) was arrested by the military police on Wednesday.

The soldier according to sources confessed to selling 100 rounds of 7.62mm special each to the terrorists at the rate of N100,000.

He was also caught with 1,000 rounds of the same ammunition which he promised to sell to the gunmen for N1million.

But when contacted by LEADERSHIP newspaper, the Director, Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Onyema Nwachukwu, said he was not aware of such development.

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