Military Plane Crash: Names Of Victims Released

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Names of those who died in the plane crash involving the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Ibrahim Attahiru in Kaduna on Friday have been released.

Publishing the list, Buhari Sallau, Personal Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Broadcast Media, stated that 11 people died in the crash.

 COAS ENTOURAGE

  1. LT GEN I ATTAHIRU
  2. BRIG GEN MI ABDULKADIR
  3. BRIG GEN OLAYINKA
  4. BRIG GEN KULIYA
  5. MAJ LA HAYATU
  6. MAJ HAMZA
  7. SGT UMAR

CREW

  1. FLT LT TO ASANIYI.
  2. FLT LT AA OLUFADE.
  3. SGT ADESINA.
  4. ACM OYEDEPO.

Meanwhile, simultaneous prayers will be held at National Mosque and Ecumenical Centre, Abuja on Saturday, May 22 at 10 a.m. for the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen Ibrahim Attahiru and six other senior officers.

The remains of Attahiru and the six would be interred at National Cemetery, Abuja on Saturday, May 22 at 1 p.m.