Unknown Gunmen have reportedly killed a soldier identified as A.M Linus who is a Sergeant of the Nigerian Army.
The sergeant was killed alongside his wife on their way to Imo State on Saturday.
The couple were beheaded.
The details were sketchy while some alleged wedding Controversials other claimed because they were military personnel.
The incident is the latest in the attacks on security operatives in the South East.
The proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and Eastern Security Network (ESN), its armed wing, have been blamed for the widespread attacks in the region.