Lagos - Six military personnel from various units of the 2 Division of the Nigerian Army, Adekunle Fajuyi Cantonment, Odogbo, Ibadan, were brought before a General Court Martial over allegation of murder and other offences.
The soldiers were also accused of manslaughter, stealing, negligence of performance of military duties, sexual relationship with spouse of military personnel, disgraceful conduct of indecent nature, and scandalous conduct.
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The trial began after the General Officer Commanding at the division, Maj. Gen. Laz Ilo, inaugurated the General Court Martial in Ibadan, which is presided over by Brig. Gen. Ibikunle Raji with five other members.
Those arraigned were a major, one captain, one lieutenant, one second lieutenant, one corporal and one private.
The GOC said the military formation was anchored and driven by core values and discipline.
- News 24