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NAF receives interim report on crash that killed Army chief

The Nigerian Air Force has received an interim report of the air crash that resulted in the death of Ibrahim Attahiru, former chief of army staff, and 10 other military officers, from the Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB). The interim report was submitted by Akin Olateru, AIB chief executive officer, to Oladayo Amao, chief

Reps suspend security summit in honour of late Army Chief, others

Godsgift Onyedinefu The House of Representatives has postponed its security summit slated for Monday, in honour of late Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen Ibrahim Attahiru and 10 other military officers The House, through its Clerk, Mr Chinedu Akubueze, announced the suspension on Sunday. According to the statement, the security summit will

Late Army Chief, 10 officers laid to rest in Abuja

...they were Nigeria's finest soldiers- Buhari Godsgift Onyedinefu The remains of the deceased Chief of Army Staff, Lt-Gen Ibrahim Attahiru and 10 other military personnel who died in an Aircrash have been buried at the National Military Cemetery, Abuja amid tears. The remains of the officers were laid to rest after services were

DHQ opens investigation into Air crash that killed Army chief, 10 others

Godsgift Onyedinefu Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Lucky Irabor has directed that an Accident Investigation Board be constituted to unravel the immediate and remote cause(s) of the air mishap that claimed the lives of the Cheif of Army Staff (COAS) Lt-Gen Attahiru Ibrahim and 10 others. The Nigerian Army in a

Nigerian Army says 11 officers killed in Air crash

The Nigerian Army on Friday night announced that 11 officers including the Chief of Army Staff (COAS)were killed in the Air mishap. In a statement announcing the passing away of its Chief of Army Staff,  the Army confirmed that the sad event occurred following an air crash in Kaduna. Accoeding to the

Death of Army Chief, others, a mortal blow, says Buhari

Godsgift Onyedinefu President Muhammadu Buhari says he is deeply saddened over the air crash that claimed the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru, and other military officers. In a statement signed by Femi Adesina, his Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Buhari  says the crash “is one