Lieutenant Babakaka Shehu Ngorgi of the 202 Battalion was shot dead by a colleague in Borno state.
according to reports, the colleague shot him following an argument.
The lieutenant is newly married, he got married in December 2019.
according to witnesses, he was on the phone talking to his wife Hauwa Alhaji Kolomi when one of his colleagues shot him from the back six times in Bama, Borno.
After shooting him, the attacker was reportedly heard screaming, “I have achieved my aim.”
It is not yet clear why the soldier killed Lt Ngorgi, who is his senior in the army and on the battlefield.
Friends have gone on various social media platforms to mourn Ngorgi.