The General court martial sitting in markurdi has sentenced to death through hanging Air craft man Kalu Bernard over indiscriminate shooting of one of his colleague sholape Oladapo.
Delivering judgment Today (Tuesday), the chairman of the military tribunal, group Capt. Elisha Bindul found ACM Bernard guilty as charged of all count charges relating to impersonation, failure to perform military duty, loss of service properly and disobedience to standing orders. Accordingly, the verdict is subject to confirmation through military Authority.
Recalled that ACM Bernard shot and kill ACM Oladapo sholape on march 12 2017 at NAF base in markurdi with these judgment; it has brought to successful conclusion of the tribunal verdict. Although, it was said that the defence counsel had kicked against the judgment adding that if the convening authority did not review the verdict of the tribunal, he would be left with no other option that to appeal to a higher court.