Fresh revelations have emerged on the last
words of Lt. Col. Muhammad Abu Ali to his
soldiers before he was killed by Boko Haram
Col. Abu Ali, who was the Commanding
Officer, 272 Task Force Battalion at Mallam
Fatori in Northern Borno, was killed in an
ambush by Boko Haram terrorists, alongside
four other soldiers on Friday, November 4.
Ali, a recipient of the Chief of Army Staff
Award for exceptional bravery and excellence,
led the army units that recovered Gamboru-
Ngala, Baga and several communities from
Ali’s death affected one of his soldiers Ayo
Adebayo, who took to twitter to reveal the
commander’s last words.
Learn his last words tweeted below by a
"His last word to us•• Pray, stay Alert
and Stay Alive• if someone must Die let
it be me•• never knew u saw it coming
7:46 AM - 6 Nov 2016"