Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has expressed shock at the news of the death of the Chief of Army Staff, General Ibrahim Attahiru and other illustrious officers who died in a plane crash in Kaduna yesterday
in a statement by his chief press secretary, Richard Olatunde, governor Akeredolu described the deaths as huge losses, saying the nation has lost a brilliant officer particularly, in General Attahiru who displayed his worth within the short time he served as Chief of Army Staff.
The Governor commiserates with the immediate families of the late Chief of Army Staff, as well as other gallant officers who lost their lives in the plane crash.
While commiserating with President Muhammadu Buhari, Governor Akeredolu also joins the military in mourning the death of the highly decorated officers.
He prays for the repose of their souls and for God’s comfort for the families.