General Ibrahim Attahiru, Chief Of Army Staff Dies In Military Plane Crash


On Friday Evening, at about 6pm, Lieutenant General Ibrahim Attahiru alongside some aides while on an official trip were involved in a plane crash in Kaduna State.

According to reports, the Military plane crashed while at the runway of the Kaduna Airport around 6:00 p.m, killing everyone onboard while it was raining heavily.

In a Tweet by Nigerian Air Force, Air Commodore Edward Gabkwet, Director of Public Relations and Information, he said;

“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,”

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