Gen. Gora Katunku (rtd) today, has extended his heartfelt condolences to the Nigerian Army, President Buhari, his family and the Kaduna State government over Late Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Ibrahim Attahiru and 6 others who lost their lives in an air mishap in Kaduna.
In a condolence message, signed and issued to newsmen in Kaduna, Gen Katunku shared their grief as they mourn the eminent Nigerian who served his country dutifully throughout his career as a military.
According to him the Late Attahiru will long be remembered for his outstanding military courage and exemplary determination to end the insurgency that have threaten the peaceful existence of Nigeria.
Katunku, described the late Chief of Army Staff as a honest and sincere Nigerian who contributed in no small measure to the upliftment of ethical standard in the Nigeria Military.
“Nigeria had lost a remarkable man who served the nation with devotion and diligence.
“Our nation has lost a remarkable man who served the nation with devotion and diligence in his chosen profession, stressing he was distinguished by his high ethical and professional standard.
He described his death as a great loss to Nigeria Army, his family and Nigeria at large.
He prayed to God to forgive Attahiru shortcomings and reward his good deeds with Aljannah.