Soldiers who threatened to rape women in Warri have been apprehended – Nigeria Army says
Nigerian Army has arrested the soldiers who threatened to rape women and girls in Warri after some people killed a soldier.
The video of the soldiers talking about it circulated earlier today online.
Furthermore, the Nigerian Army released a statement saying the soldiers are arrested
and they are at 9 Brigade Ikeja Military Cantonment in Lagos.
Also, it states investigations are ongoing currently.
The statement reads;
Soldiers in a viral video using uncouth and uncivilized language purportedly threatening to molest women in
Warri Delta State were arrested at 9 Brigade Ikeja Military Cantonment
Lagos State today 3 April 2020 and further investigation is ongoing.
The general public should be assured that the investigations will be swift and fair in accordance with
applicable military laws. The outcome of the investigations will determine the
most appropriate disciplinary measures that can be taken in the circumstances
The Nigerian Army wishes to reiterate that it would not tolerate any form of
irresponsibility and indiscipline on the part of any of its personnel.