The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu and different heads of the gathering in South-West have visited the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), over the passing of Nigeria’s Chief of Air Staff, Attahiru Ibrahim, and other military officials in a plane accident.
The Presidency spread the word about this in a tweet on Monday.
Among others that visited are Chief Bisi Akande and Chief Segun Osoba, Gen. Alani Akinrinade, and Chief Pius Akinyelure.
Prior, the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), said the passings of Attahiru and 10 other military officials have expanded Nigeria’s security challenge.
He lamented that the terrible occurrence occurred at a time the country is engaging security challenges.
Buhari talked, on Monday, when he got an assignment from the Nigeria Governors Forum who went to the official manor, Abuja to mourn with him on Friday’s air crash that occurred in Kaduna.
The president said, “This is a circumstance that solitary God knows when it will occur and it occurred when the security circumstance in the nation is a key issue.
“Furthermore, to lose decision officials has expanded our concern yet we understand what we are in for and we will keep on trying sincerely and supplicate hard so God will enable us to appreciate and put forth a concentrated effort to the issue.
“Individuals who chose us, they know the guarantees we made inside the time… the conditions which we get ourselves… we will continue attempting and keep on giving a valiant effort.”
On his part, the leader of the Nigerian Governors Forum, Fayemi said the passing of the officials was a major blow.
He said, “We’ve perused your assertion and this designation of lead representatives think of it as an obligation and as a component of our commitment as your agents to sympathize with you over the deficiency of your chivalrous officials.
“We realize it is an occasion that has contacted you. At the point when we referenced the need for a difference in help bosses, you were resolved to get the best arrangement of individuals, you gave your confirmation and the military was starting to feel the effect.
“We realize that this is a significant blow and you’re persistent in your journey/obligation to guarantee harmony and security in our country.
“It’s sad the misfortunes we have endured. We just ask God gives both the families and the country the mettle to bear the misfortune, ask that God gives our country more prominent determination to forge ahead the way that the late COAS towed.
“As far as we might be concerned, we should overcome banditry, insurrection, and culpability. That is the command you gave them. This ought not prompt any retreat or give up on our part.
“As you have guaranteed, we realize that our nation will do everything to guarantee that the organization will do all to deal with the groups of the withdrew officials. It’s a sign of how ensured the dynamic officials would be.”