Female Soldier Arrested For Receiving Proposal From Corp Member At NYSC Camp Released


The female Nigerian soldier who was arrested and detained for accepting a marriage proposal from an NYSC member at a camp in Kwara state has been called off after the Nigeria Chief of Army Staff, Maj. Gen. Faruk Yahaya ordered her release.

The female soldier who was identified as Sofia was arrested on the ground of breaking the conduct of the Nigerian Army which kicks against romantic terms while on duty.

Many Nigerians criticized the arrest as they claimed it was uncalled for as the female soldier and corp member were pictured to be in love with each other.