A video has emerged showing the moment the aircraft conveying the Nigerian Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Ibrahim Attahiru crashed.
OHAFIA-TV News reported earlier that Attahiru died in an air crash on Friday.
The top military officer and about seven others were aboard a military aircraft to Kaduna for an official trip.
Air Commodore Edward Gabkwet, Nigerian Air Force Director of Information confirmed the mishap in a statement
“An air crash involving a @NigAirForce aircraft occurred this evening near the Kaduna International Airport.