The family of Nigerian soldier, Francis Ifeanyi Franklin has confirmed his death.
Late Francis was among soldiers missing after Book Haram insurgents ambushed a kitary convoy in Bama Local Government Area of Borno State about three weeks ago.
Confirming the development, SNM, shared a message received from the deceased soldier’s sister.
“Gallant Soldier Francis Ifeanyi Franklin was declared Missing By Family after the ambush by Boko Haram, have been confirmed dead. The “SIGNAL” of his death has been transmitted to his younger sister who is his next of kin by the Nigerian Army
“The Signal have been sent, he is dead…Boko Haram has taken away the joy our mother … The pillar of the family is gone we are left with nothing now but heart broken”