Nigerian Chief of Army Staff Confirms Death

death of its Chief of Army Staff and 10 other officers in military plane crash

The Nigerian Chief of Army Staff, Major General Ibrahim Attahiru alongside 10 other military officers confirms death in a military plane crash.

According to the Nigerian army, Mr Ibrahim Attahiru died of an unfortunate aircraft incident, the aircraft left Abuja for Kaduna on Friday, 21 May, 2021.

Below are the complete list of 11 Army who died in the plane crash. 

COAS ENTOURAGE and CREW

  1. LT GEN I ATTAHIRU
  2. BRIG GEN OLAYINKA
  3. BRIG GEN MI ABDULKADIR
  4. MAJ LA HAYATU
  5. SGT UMAR
  6. MAJ HAMZA
  7. BRIG GEN KULIYA
  8. FLT LT AA OLUFADE
  9. ACM OYEDEPO
  10. SGT ADESINA
  11. FLT LT TO ASANIYI