Nigerian soldier killed one month to his wedding

A Nigerian soldier was killed one month to his wedding. He is a  lieutenant of the Nigerian Army.

Lieutenant Josiah Peter was killed on the 20th of November, in a clash between the men of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) and smugglers in Oyo state a month to his wedding.

The soldier was set to wed his fiancee, Mercy Chikodili Ogbonnaya on December 13, at St Peter’s Military Church in Ikorodu, Lagos.

It was further gathered that the couple have a little daughter who turned one on November 17, three days before his death.