The homicide of a former Provost Marshal, Main Normal Hassan Ahmed, has been confirmed by the Nigerian Military.
Ahmed was killed on Thursday night time by unknown males, in keeping with Every day Put up.
A supply claims the ambush occurred near the Abaji space of Abuja.
The aggressors kidnapped Normal Ahmed’s sister, Safina Ahmed (initially mistaken for the spouse).
The siblings and the deceased’s driver, Sergeant Bukar, had been returning to the nation’s capital from Okene once they had been attacked.
It’s understood that Normal Ahmed made the journey with out his guards.
Director Military Public Relations, Brigadier Normal Onyema Nwachukwu introduced the dying in a press release early Friday morning.
The spokesman stated the incident occurred when the highest officer’s car, “was attacked by gunmen whereas transiting alongside Lokoja – Abuja”.
Nwachukwu disclosed that an Military delegation, led by the Chief of Coverage and Plans, Main Normal Anthony Omozoje, had visited the widow and different members of the bereaved household.
Members of the Nigerian Military Officers’ Wives Affiliation (NAOWA), led by the Deputy Nationwide President, Stella Omozoje have additionally paid a condolence go to.
“The stays of the deceased senior officer might be accorded a befitting burial on the Lungi Barracks Cemetery on Friday, 16 July 2021 by 10 a.m.”, the assertion added.