Urges Nigerians not to mourn like unbelievers
Shina Abubakar – Osogbo
Osun State Governor, Mr. Adegboyega Oyetola, has described the death of the Chief of Army Staff, COAS, Lt. Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru, and members of his entourage as shocking and devastating.
Oyetola who had taken to his Twitter handle and Facebook page on Friday night to commiserate with President Muhammadu Buhari and the families of the deceased urged Nigerians not to mourn like unbelievers.
In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Ismail Omipidan, on Saturday morning, the Osun Governor said the late COAS was a brave, assertive and distinguished army General who gave his best to his country by leading the war against insurgency in the Northeast and banditry in other parts of the country from the front.
“For me, the death of the COAS was shocking and devastating. On behalf of the Government and the good people of Osun, I commiserate with President Muhammadu Buhari, Chief of…
Source: Vanguard Newspaper