Late General Ibrahim Attahiru, 6 Others To Be Buried Today
The six victims will be buried at the National Military Cemetery according to Muslim observances and prayers will be wielded simultaneously at the National Mosque and National Christian Centre, Abuja, aso Naija reports
The funeral service for the senior military officers who died in the Beachcraft 350 aircraft that crashed at the Kaduna International Airport on Friday is currently ongoing.
The service is holding at the Nigerian Air Force Protestant Church, Bill Clinton Drive, Airport Road Abuja.
The burial proceedings of the Chief of Army Staff, Late Lieutenant General Ibrahim Attahiru, and six other senior officers who lost their lives in an air mishap in Kaduna are slated for today Saturday, May 22, 221.
“It will commence at the National Mosque and National Christian Centre, Abuja by 1000hrs respectively.
“Consequently, the internment for the late COAS and six other senior officers will take place at the National Military Cemetery, Abuja today by 1300hrs.” The statement read.