Soldier Loses 2 Legs After Running Into An IED While Fighting Boko Haram (Photos)
A Nigerian soldier, Daniel Ndubuka Ekpo, who lost his legs in the battle against Boko Haram – has taken to social media to call for help for proper treatment by the army. According to him, his armored tank ran into an IED during an operation in the north east which to an explosion and him losing one of his damaged legs.
The soldier is calling on the army authorities to do better in giving him a proper treatment.
Below is what he shared on Facebook;
I am a soldier among those that fight the menace of insurgency/Boko Haram at the North East,my Tank Ran into (IED) Improvise Explosive Device. in d process my two legs Was badly damaged and the left leg was amputated,I a still on hospital admission but Nigerian Army Has not given me a proper treatment and I am really suffering, please I want all the members to pray for the Army Authorities who are responsible for my treatment So that I will properly treated.