Mr. Ifeanyi Nwaiwu, a Nigerian army officer has confessed to having ordered the killing of Micah Isiah to cover up his kidnapping activities.
The soldier who is from Nigerian Army School of Military Engineer in Makurdi, the Benue state capital, confessed he ordered Isaiah be killed after he received N200,000 as part of his share for a kidnapping deal.
The soldier said he was afraid the 22- year -old undergraduate of Federal University Technology, Owerri, Imo state will implicate him, hence he ordered his elimination.
The soldier who ordered the killing in Imo state, said he was engaging in kidnapping for the first time.
He narrated how he had provided cover for his gang to carry out kidnapping.
But, however ordered Isaiah be killed when he felt uncomfortable with him.
While begging for pardon, the officer said he regrets his action.
He however disclosed that he is from Ogwa in Mbaitoli Local Government Area of Imo state.
He added that he currently serves at Nigerian Army School of Military Engineer, Makurdi, Benue state capital.