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Army Chief Of Staff, General Attahiru Is Dead. See 10 Awards He Held Before He Died

Late Lieutenant General Ibrahim Attahiru, Nigeria's Chief of Army Staff has been killed in a plane crash in Kaduna. Reports have it that the Service Chief was on the Military Beachcraft 350 aircraft before it crashed.

His death was confirmed by the Nigeria Air Force as reports suggests other top military personnel who were on the same plane were found dead.

It was said that the Army Chief of Staff, Gen Ibrahim Attahiru was on an official movement before this accident occurred in Kaduna.

Late General Attahiru was a highly decorated officer when he was alive as he has to his name, UNAMSIL Medal, ECOMOG Medal, Forces Service Star, Meritorious Service Star, Distinguished Service Star, Grand Service Star, Corp Medal of Honour, Command Medal, Field Command Medal, and Field Command Medal of Honour.

These awards and honours show how disciplined and diligent he was in his service to humanity. Indeed, he will be missed greatly, and may his soul rest in peace.

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