Connect with us

News

Attahiru’s death a national calamity – Umahi condoles Buhari, Nigerian Army

Published

on

The chairman of the South East Governors’ Forum and Governor of Ebonyi State, Chief David Umahi at the weekend, sympathized with President Muhammadu Buhari, the Nigerian Army and the entire Nigerians on the unfortunate plane crash that led to the death of the Chief of Army Staff and others.

Lieutenant General Ibrahim Attahiru died alongside other military officers at a runway of the Kaduna International Airport.

MUST READ  Rivers: High unemployment rate under Wike responsible for insecurity - Amaechi

Umahi made this known in a statement signed and forwarded to DAILY POST through his Special Assistant on media and publicity Francis Nwaze.

The Governor described the incident as a national calamity.

According to him: “We are saddened by the unhealthy news of the air crash leading to the death of Nigeria’s Chief of Army Staff and other crew members onboard on Friday.

MUST READ  Again, gunmen attack police formations in Rivers, behead officer

“The development is not only shocking but also a national disaster of monumental and colossal loss. While we urge the Federal Government to immediately commence investigation into the matter, we pray God to grant the departed rest in his bosom.”

The Governor prayed God to grant the departed crew members rest in his bosom.

He equally prayed God to furnish families of the fallen crew members with fortuity to bear the loss.

MUST READ  Assassination attempt on Ugandan Minister kills daughter, security detail

The Governor called on Nigerians to pray for the repose of the souls of the gallant members of the Armed Forces having died in the line of duty.

Ibrahim Attahiru: Pray for Nigeria – Late crew member on fatal Kaduna crash, Adesina said before death

Samuel Solomon whom is the CEO and founder Sammyloaded Technologies is a Writer, Blogger, web developer who takes Interest in writing about amazing articles to Entertain and fascinate members of the General Public. He writes about lots of things which can be found on his blog here. Thank You for Visiting Sammyloaded.com to get updated ❤️

Advertisement
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Advertisement

Trending