According to multiple sources, Nigerian Chief of Army Staff Ibrahim Attahiru was killed in a plane crash in Kaduna.
The incident occurred in Kaduna on Friday.
The immediate cause of the crash is still being investigated, according to Air Commodore Edward Gabkwet, Director of Public Relations and Information for the Nigerian Army.
“An air crash involving a @NigAirForce aircraft occurred near Kaduna International Airport this evening. The crash’s immediate cause is still being investigated.”
Below is a video of the crash site: