TENSION IN MAIDUGURI AS ANGRY SOLDIERS THRATEN SUPERIORS, GROUND AIRPORT
Angry Soldiers threaten Superiors. In the early hours of this evening around 6pm tension ensued in Maiduguri international Airport as soldiers kept firing live Ammunition’s indiscriminately to express dissatisfaction over there deployment from the state capital to another local government.
Pandemonium ensued when the soldiers who were to board an aircraft to convey them from the state capital to Marte Local Government Area of the State Reassembled and refused to board the plane after reportedly arriving at the Airport at around 6pm.
The soldiers are reportedly protesting there over-stay in the war-front,on grounds that they have stayed over four years in the battle front-line and ought to be Redeployed or sent back to there Families, in place of posting them to the Face of Death.
A witness told Newsmen that superior officers have been asked to stay off the Airport or risk loosing their lives to this Tension.
The Eye Witness Said:
The second batch of pilgrims from Borno boarded their flight amid the commotion.
The special forces are ready for trouble. They are really angry. The superiors were asked to stay off or be killed.
Bulimia Biu, The General Officer Commander (GOC) of 7 Division Nigerian Army has also been asked to stay off the airport or risk being shot.