According to reports, the incident happened close to Airforce base, Shasha Akowonjo, Lagos. The masquerade, while parading around the vicinity and attacking residents, came across the soldier and landed blows on him.
The soldier, who was dressed in mufti, immediately revealed his status as a soldier and descended on the masquerade with full force.
In the video which went viral, the soldier was spotted kicking the masquerade and giving him serious blows on his face and other parts of his body.
Watch the video below;