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Buhari Expresses Shock Over Gen Attahiru Death

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President Muhammadu Friday night expressed sadness over the air crash that claimed the lives of Chief of Staff, Lt. Gen. , and other military officers.

The President in a statement issued by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Chief Femi Adesina condoled with families of the deceased, the military, and in general, describing them as “heroes paid the ultimate price for peace and security in the land.”

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While praying that God receives the souls of the patriots, the President said the crash “is one mortal blow to our underbelly, at a time our armed forces are poised to end the security challenges facing the country.”

President Buhari pledged that the departed would not die in vain.

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