How Chief of Army Staff General Ibrahim Attahiru died.
Truetells Nigeria had reported earlier that the Nigerian Army Chief of Staff, General Ibrahim Attahiru is dead.
This online news platform had reported earlier that the the Chief of Army Staff, Lt General Ibrahim Attahiru died in an air crash on Friday, May 21, 2021.
Truetells Nigeria understands that the Nigerian Army Chief of Staff, General Ibrahim Attahiru was aboard a military aircraft to an official trip to Kaduna State.
The Chief of Army Staff, General Ibrahim Attahiru, Truetells Nigeria reports, died with his aides in a plane crash.
Truetells Nigeria reports that the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) confirmed that there was an accident involving one of its aircraft in Kaduna in a statement, but did not go into details.
“An air crash involving a @NigAirForce aircraft occurred this evening near the Kaduna International Airport. The immediate cause of the crash is still being ascertained. More details to follow soon,” read the statement signed by Edward Gabkwet, the force’s Director of Public Relations and Information.