Nigerian Troops Ambushed in Benue, Captain severely wounded
Nigeria defence headquarters on Tuesday 6/11/2018 said soldiers in the Whirl Stroke operation in Benue state were ambushed and an officer was injured in the process. Zakari Sani, a captain, was said to have been badly wounded and was evacuated to the Benue State University Teaching Hospital.
“Captain Zakari Sani, a very courageous and hardworking officer, was ambushed alongside other soldiers in Benue State while on operation WHIRL STROKE. STROKE. The officer was badly wounded and was evacuated to Benue State University Teaching Hospital, Makurdi,” the defence headquarters tweeted.