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Photos from the funeral rites for the Chief of Army Staff and other military officers who died in a military aircraft crash

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The funeral rites for the Nigeria Chief of Army Staff, Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru, and the other 11 military officers killed in the Ill fated military aircraft crash that occured in Kaduna State on Friday, May 21 was held in Abuja.

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The bodies of the deceased military officers were conveyed from Kaduna to Abuja yesterday morning and take to the Military Cemetery were they would be buried.

A funeral service was held at the Air Force Protestant Church at the Air Force base in Abuja for the Christian’s, while the Muslims held theirs at the National Mosque in Abuja.

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The names of the deceased are:

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1) LT GEN I ATTAHIRU

2) BRIG GEN M ABDULKADIR

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3) BRIG GEN OLAYINKA

4) BRIG GEN KULIYA

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5) MAJ LA HAYATU

6) SGT UMAR

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7) SGT UMAR

The Name of the Deceased Crew:

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8) ELT LT TO ASANIYI

9) FLT LT AA OLUFADE

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10) SGT ADESINA

11) ACM OYEDEPO

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Watch the funeral video below,

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