In a bid to honour the departed army officers together with the late Chief of Military Workers, Ibrahim Attahiru, President Muhammadu Buhari has declared a work-free day for members of the Armed Forces on Monday 24 Might, 2021.
This was contained in an announcement issued by the Secretary of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, despatched to POLITICS NIGERIA on Sunday night time.
He additionally stated the nationwide flag ought to fly at Half Mast in honour of the late COAS and others that died in a airplane crash in Kaduna on Friday, Might 21st.
“His Excellency, Muhammadu Buhari President, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, Federal Republic of Nigeria has licensed that the Nationwide Flag must be flown at half-mast in all public buildings, services and official residences with impact from Monday 24 to Wednesday 26 Might, 2021”
“This approval is to honour the reminiscence and companies of the Late Chief of Military Workers, Lt Common Ibrahim Attahinu, ten senior army and repair members who misplaced their lives within the airplane crash on Friday 21 Might, 2021,” the assertion learn.