The Nigerian Military has confirmed the dying of Colonel D.C. Bako.
Colonel Ado Isa, Deputy Director Military Public Relations 7 Division, in a press release on Monday, stated the deceased was “one in every of our gallant and best warfare heroes.”
The Military recalled that the senior officer “at all times led from the entrance.”
Bako died whereas main a patrol to clear Boko Haram terrorists from Sabon Gari-Wajiroko axis close to Damboa.
“His patrol workforce entered an ambush at about 10 a.m Sunday 20 September 2020. Below his in a position management, the troops cleared the ambush ensuing to the killing of scores of terrorists and restoration of weapons and gear.
“He was wounded in motion and instantly evacuated by the Air Process Pressure Operation LAFIYA DOLE to the 7 Division Hospital at Maimalari Cantonment.
“The late senior officer was recuperating properly after profitable operation on the hospital, in good spirit and likewise stated his prayers within the early hours of this morning earlier than his unhappy passing on on the hospital. Might Almighty Allah grant his soul everlasting relaxation”, Isa stated.
The Military thanked Bako for his contributions and sacrifices.
The assertion prayed that God grant him and different fallen officers and troopers everlasting relaxation.