Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi has condoled with President Muhammadu Buhari, the Nigerian Army and the entire Nigerian nation on the unfortunate death of the Chief Of Army Staff, Lt. -Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru.
Umahi, also Chairman, South East Governors’ Forum described the incident as national calamity.
“The development is not only shocking but also a national disaster of monumental and colossal loss.
“We urge the Federal Government to immediately commence investigation into the matter, we pray God to grant the departed rest in His bosom; we also pray God to grant the families of the fallen crew members the fortitude to bear the loss.