The Nigerian army, Wednesday evening, said it has arrested two soldiers who brutalised a physically challenged man in Onitsha for allegedly wearing a military camouflage shirt . A statement by the Director, Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Sani Kukasheka Usman said the two soldiers have equally been charged for assault by their Commanding Officer.
The army however enjoined the general public to regard the incident as an isolated case which does not reflect the true image of the Nigerian Army.
According to Emmanuel who lives in Onitsha that shared the news, military police yesterday brutalized a crippled man at New Market Road, Osha for wearing a military outfit.He wrote….
‘What a wicked world. Military men brutalize a cripple man today at New mkt Rd Osha. Just because he was on military camouflage’