A soldier with the Nigerian army’s operation Hadin Kai in Borno state killed three civilians on Wednesday, March 23.
In line with source, the soldier mentioned to have been under the influence of “psychotropic substances” with none provocation, opened fire on the residents of Mafa city in Mafa Local Government Area of the state.
“The lifeless bodies of three individuals were laying down flat at Mafa presently whereas many individuals sustained gunshot wounds,” a witness said.
About 13 civilians are mentioned to be at present receiving treatment following the gunshot injuries.
It was learnt that the navy authorities have already disarmed and arrested the soldier.