Zulum, Sultan, Buni, Ahmad Lawan, Shettima Others At COAS Prayer Funeral

Attahiru was decided to finish Boko Haram, Zulum says

Borno Governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum, Senator Kashim Shettima and Senator Abubakar Kyari on Saturday joined prime dignitaries and a whole bunch of sympathizers for the jana’iza (funeral prayers) of the late Chief of Military Workers, Lieutenant Basic Ibrahim Attahiru.

The funeral held round 1:30 on the nationwide mosque in Abuja, was attended by the senate president, Dr Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan, Governor of Yobe state, Mai Mala Buni, chief of workers to the President, Professor Ibrahim Gambari, Minister of Defence, the Sultan of Sokoto, Inspector Basic of Police, Comptroller Basic of Immigration, amongst different serving and former public workplace holders, prime army officers, households, buddies and associates of the late COAS.

Our bodies of the late COAS and 5 others have been introduced by army ambulances to the nationwide mosque for the funeral prayers that occurred instantly after zuhr prayers.

The late chief of military workers had since his appointment, been to Borno state greater than six occasions, to oversee ongoing army operations in opposition to Boko Haram. He had visited completely different military formations, mobilize and motivated troops in entrance strains in peace constructing efforts.

In his remark, Borno Governor, Professor Zulum mentioned the late chief of workers was evidently dedicated to the combat in opposition to Boko Haram and was decided to considerably contribute to ending the insurgency.

“The dedication of the late chief of military workers to the combat in opposition to Boko Haram was very apparent. Throughout the brief time he served, he had been to Borno on a number of events, assembly operational commanders and troops at battle fronts. In all his interactions, he commonly motivated troops. The folks of Borno thank him and all our gallant fallen heroes for his or her unquantifiable service to Borno and remainder of Nigeria” Zulum mentioned.