Tragedy strikes operation.
Nigeria: Four Soldiers Die in Bayelsa Boat Mishap
By Osa Okhomina
The military operation in the Niger Delta known as Operation Crocodile Smile, yesterday suffered a major loss, following a boat mishap along the Brass water front in Brass local government area of Bayelsa, leading to the death of four soldiers.
Also missing are service rifles belonging to the missing soldiers.
LEADERSHIP gathered that the incident, which occured at about 10am yesterday, created panic among newly deployed soldiers.
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