By Ovie Okpare
The Nigerian Army has arrested the soldiers in the viral video threatening to molest as well as rape women in Warri, Delta State.
It said the personnel were arrested on Friday evening at 9 Brigade Ikeja Military Cantonment in Lagos State.
The Nigerian Army confirmed the arrest of the soldiers in a statement via its verified Twitter handle.
The irate soldiers had threatened to molest Warri women over alleged beating of two military men following the killing of a 28-year-old Joseph Pessu by a soldier on Thursday.
But the Nigerian Army in the state said it had commenced investigation of the soldiers and appropriate sanction will be meted out to the officers at the end of its investigation.
“The Nigerian Army wishes to reiterate that it would not tolerate any form of irresponsibility and indiscipline on the part of any of its personnel”, he added.