The burial proceedings for Late Lieutenant General Ibrahim Attahiru and six other officers who lost their in an air crash in Kaduna on Friday have been relesed by the army.
According to a statement issued by the Director, Army Public Relations, Brigadier Mohammed Yerima, the burial will hold today.
Their remains will be buried at the National Military Cemetery, Abuja after services at the National Mosque and National Christian Centre, Abuja.
The statement reads, “The Burial proceedings of the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Late Lieutenant General Ibrahim Attahiru and 6 other senior officers who lost their lives in an air mishap in Kaduna is slated for today Saturday, 22 May 21. It will commence at the National Mosque and National Christian Centre, Abuja by 1000hrs respectively.
“Consequently, the interment for the late COAS and 6 other senior officers will take place at the National Military Cemetery, Abuja today by 1300hrs.
” You are please requested to detail your media crew to cover the event.”