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Sad: Why Tolutope's death Will remain a big loss to Nigerian airforce

Tolulope Arotile, 23, died on the 15th of July as a result of head injuries sustained after a former school friend accidentally reversed into her while she was trying to greet her, this accident occured after they saw each other after a long while and they were both happy to say hi, but unfortunately it turned into a tragedy.

She was the first female combat pilot with the nigerian airforce ,and has also contributed effortlessly in the fight against insurgency and Biko Haram in Nigeria .

A young promising and vibrant youth : one of nigeria's greatest heroes will be forever missed others commented ;

The country's air force said in a statement.

President Muhammadu Buhari said he received the news with "deep pain" and sent condolences to her family and colleagues, his aide said in a statement.

Buhari recalled he had witnessed Arotile skills in flying combat helicopters and saluted her contributions to the nation's battle against terrorism and armed banditry attacks.

"The President salutes Arotile's bravery in the field to protect the country from onslaught of bandits and terrorists, assuring that her memory will be indelible"

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