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The 6th Division of the Nigerian Army, Port Harcourt, has confirmed the death of one soldier in a boating accident that occurred at Boro Channel in Oguboro Local Government Area of ​​Rivers State.

Maj. Danjuma Jonah, Acting Deputy Director of Army Public Affairs, 6th Division, said in a statement that the soldier was killed on active duty over the weekend.

He pointed out that the gunboat carrying the deceased soldier was hit by rough waves, and he was thrown overboard and lost.

A search and rescue operation was launched and the body of the soldier and the boat involved in the accident were recovered, the statement said.

According to the statement, Mr. Jonah said the late soldier made the supreme sacrifice in defense of the motherland and in the service of humanity, adding that he would be greatly missed by the Nigerian Army.

Source: dailypost.ng

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