For allegedly refusing to do frog jump on the orders of some officers of the Nigerian army, Pastor Alex Ochienu of the redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG Abuja was beaten to coma by the officers.
Narrating the ugly incident, the pastor Ochienu claimed he was whipped by Cpl . M. Dankwa and his colleague before he slumped and was immediately taken to the Gwarimpa General Hospital.
Ochienu noted that the soldiers with officials of the Development Control Department, stormed the Paradise Estate , Life Camp, Abuja, where he was supervising construction works and ordered everyone to do frog jump. He disclosed that he, however, narrated his ordeal to the soldiers that he was weak because he was fasting, an action which infuriated Dankwa who kicked him the stomach with the but of his gun.
He added that the soldiers only left after seeing that he has passed out. Another worker was said to have been thoroughly beaten by the soldiers
The Development Control Director , Muktar Galadima, when contacted said, he was brief about the incident but did not order any soldier to beat up anyone. He added that he has said “sorry” but he is yet to see the victim of the attack.