Nigerian army and the entire nation are still mourning the demise of General Ibrahim Attahiru, the chief of army staff who died in a plane with 10 others. Among the victims was one pilot named, Alfred Olufade who just got married some days before the bad incident.
They were said to be on their way to Kaduna ahead of Saturday’s passing-out parade of soldiers from the Nigerian Army Depot in Zaria before their Plane got crashed.
The tragic incident which left many people in shock and tears happened on the 21st of may 2021, marking 115 days he replaced Chief Burutai in office after his appointment by president Muhammad Buhari.
Their remains have been finally laid to rest at the National Military Cemetery in Abuja where prominent leaders such as the Governors of Borno state were present to pay their last respects to the Heroes.
However, the first lady of Nigeria, Aisha Buhari and her children could be seen in the pictures below as they visited the family late 21st chief of army staff, Late General Ibrahim Attahiru to express their commiseration over the lost.