PLANE CRASH: Defence Minister condoles COAS family


As the Nation continues to mourn the death of the eleven officers and Soldiers of the Nigerian Armed Forces who died in a plane crash on Friday, the Minister of Defence General Bashir Salihi Magashi has paid a condolence visit to the family of the Late COAS Lt Gen Ibrahim Attahiru at Niger Barracks Abuja.

Consoling the bereaved Family, the Minister of Defence prayed for the repose of the Souls of the departed Officers and Soldiers.

In the same vein the wife of the vice President Mrs. Dolapo Osinbajo who joined the Minister in the Residence of Late Brig Gen Olayinka expressed sympathy to the bereaved family and prayed for God’s Mercy on the Souls of the departed.

On the Minister’s entourage are the Chief of Defence Staff and the two service Chiefs of the Navy and Air Force.

Victoria Agba-Attah
Director Press, MOD