By Maritime Security New
The CGC, Officers and men of the Nigeria Customs Service are deeply saddened by the sudden death of these patriotic Officers who were in the course of making peace in the Country.
In a press statement issued by the National Public Relations Officer of Customs,DC Joseph Attah. Ali described the COAS and others who died in the crash as “ disciplined military professionals with exceptional passion for peace and a strong partner in the ongoing fight against smuggling”, he prayed for the repose of their patriotic souls.
While noting that a tragic incident like this could be capable of dampening the moral of personnel, the CGC urged members of the Nigerian Armed Forces, particularly the Nigerian Army, to remain strong and focused in the ongoing fight against insurgency and other security challenges in the country.
Lt. General Ibrahim Attahiru was recently appointed the Chief of army staff by President Buhari.