PDP demands probe into plane crash


The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called for investigation into the circumstances surrounding the crash of the Nigerian Airforce plane, Beachraft 350 causing the death of the Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lt. Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru and eleven other officers.

A statement on Saturday by the spokesman for the PDP, Kola Ologbondiyan, said: “Our party commiserates with the military high command, the families of Lt. General Attahiru and the other officers and men who have paid the supreme price for the security of our nation and prays God to give them the fortitude to bear the loss.

”The PDP however demands an extensive inquest into this military plane crash as well as the last two in which lives of officers were lost”.

The party urged Nigerians to be at alert and continue to pray for the fighting men and women who are risking their lives at the front to secure the nation.

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