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UPDATE! Chief Of Army Staff Attahiru Ibrahim Dies In Kaduna Plane Crash

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A military Beachcraft 350 aircraft has crashed at the International Airport on Friday, claiming all eight souls onboard.

The aircraft crashed at a runway of the Kaduna international airport with 12 people on board, including top military officers and crew members.

The Nigerian Air Force confirmed the incident via a statement issued shortly after the crash.

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Director of Public Relations and Information, Air Commodore Edward Gabkwet, said the incident occurred near the Kaduna International Airport.

We learnt that the ill-fated aircraft crashed at the airport’s runway about 6 pm.

Commissioner and Chief Executive Officer of the Investigation Bureau, , Akin Olateru, confirmed that the eight souls died onboard.

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