• Two soldiers arrested over brutality of Makoko residents, Army sets up probe panel

    Two soldiers arrested over brutality of Makoko residents, Army sets up probe panel

    The 81 Division, Nigerian Army, on Wednesday said it had set up a Board of Inquiry (BOI) to try two soldiers arrested over alleged brutality of residents of Makoko community in Lagos.

    The General Officer Commanding, 81 Division, Maj.-Gen. Isidore Edet told a news conference in Lagos that the army would go after other soldiers who participated in the attack.

    “The board is expected to investigate and find out the remote cause of the fracas.

    “The board is also expected to find out, […]