On their way to their wedding in Imo state, a Nigerian couple was killed, turning what was supposed to be a happy day into a sorrowful one.
According to viral accounts, the couple, who are both military personnel, were ambushed by unidentified gunmen on their way to their wedding destination.
The groom, a warrant officer, was reportedly forced to retire ahead of his wedding to the female junior officer.
According to a military source, the couple was beheaded and their private parts disfigured.
In a viral phone exchange, a man admitted to killing the troops and two people. He said that the army had been murdering civilians and that he had "devoured these ones" in retaliation.©Standard Gazette, 2021. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this site’s publisher is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Standard Gazette with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.