Date: June 23, 2021, 07:34:43 AM
COAS Killed In Plane Crash: Identities Of 7 Army Officers, 4 Airforce Officer Crew Members REVEALED: Military : Nigerialog.com - Nigeria's Premier Online Forum
Attahiru, who was only appointed alongside the other Service Chiefs on January 26, 2021, died in the crash alongside 11 others on Friday en route to Kaduna State.
“All the crew members and passengers numbering 12 died in the crash,” a source at the airport told journalists in Kaduna.
According to the source ” the crew lost control of the aircraft due to sudden change of weather before the evening rain in Kaduna.”There was no official statement from the authorities, even as heavy rain on Friday evening in Kaduna, could not allow reporters to visit the scene of the crash.