Ibrahim Attahiru Biography, Obituary & Cause of Death.
Late Chief of Army Staff, Ibrahim Attahiru Biography, Obituary & Cause of Death.
Nigeria’s chief of army staff Lt General Ibrahim Attahiru has died in an air crash while on an official trip to Kaduna State, multiple media reports said.
Although the Nigerian Army is yet to make any official statement on Attahiru’s death, Nigerian Air Force confirmed one of its aircraft crashed on Friday near Kaduna International Airport.
“The immediate cause of the crash is still being ascertained,” Air Force spokesman Edward Gabkwet said.
Cause of Death
The Nigerian Chief of Army Staff, Ibrahim Attahiru, died in an air crash, on Friday evening, May 21, 2021, alongside some of his aides on a trip to Kaduna. In a statement, the Nigerian Air Force confirmed one of its planes crashed near Kaduna International Airport while Accident Investigation BureauCommissioner and CEO Akinola Olateru confirmed that there were no survivors.