Lockdown: Report any soldier who molests you – Army tells Nigerians


The Nigerian Army in Thursday rolled out telephone numbers for Nigerians to report any soldier who molests them.

This follows reports of killings and beatings of civilians and medical doctors as well newspaper workers by soldiers in different parts of the country.

Three people have been reportedly killed by soldiers in Lagos and Delta states as well as Abuja.

Soldiers also molested the circulation staffers of PUNCH Newspapers as they conveyed copies of the publication to Port Harcourt on Sunday.

They also turned the van back.

Angered by these acts of professional misconduct, the Nigerian Army urged victims to record such crimes on their phones and report through the following numbers: 07017222225, 09060005290 (WhatsApp) 080999900131 and 08077444303 (SMS).

Additionally, they can call 193.

It said messages should contain exact date, location and time of the incident.

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