A military aircraft caring chief of army staff crashed in Kaduna international airport today evening.
Daily Episode reliably gathered that, Chief of Army Staff, Lt General Ibrahim Attahiru died on the scene.
The commissioner and chief executive officer of the accidents and investigations bureau, Nigeria, Akin Olateru confirmed the death of the army chief to newsmen.
The Nigerian Airforce also confirmed the incidents on their official twitter handle.
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.
Director of Public Relations and Information
— Nigerian Air Force (@NigAirForce) May 21, 2021
Daily Episode also leant that no one survive in the incidents as Nigerians keeps praying for the falling hero.
bellow is the full list of the chief of army staff entourage.
1. LT GEN I ATTAHIRU.
2. BRIG GEN MI ABDULKADIR.
3. BRIG GEN OLAYINKA.
4. BRIG GEN KULIYA.
5. MAJ LA HAYAT.
6. MAJ HAMZA.
7. SGT UMAR.
8. FLT LT TO ASANIYI.
9. FLT LT AA OLUFADE.
10. SGT ADESINA.
11. ACM OYEDEPO.