Breaking News: Nigeria Chief Of Army Staff Dies In Plane Crash (Video)

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General Ibrahim Attahiru, the Chief of Army Staff, has died in a plane crash.

General Ibrahim Attahiru

Details of the incident are still sketchy but a military sources said it happened in Kaduna on Friday.

In a statement, the Nigerian Air Force confirmed that there was an accident involving one of its aircraft in Kaduna but did not go into details.

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The immediate cause of the crash is still being ascertained. More details to follow soon,” read the statement signed by Edward Gabkwet, the force’s Director of Public Relations and Information.

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A source said there were eight persons on board the aircraft.

Attahiru was appointed Chief of Army Staff on January 26, 2021.

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