The retired four star officer of the Nigerian Air Force and Former Chief of Defence Staff, Alex Sabundu Badeh, has been shot dead by unknown gunmen today 18 December 2018.
It was learnt that Badeh was killed while returning from his farm along Abuja-Keffi Road on Tuesday.
According to source, He was ambushed by gunmen along Keffi Road. His driver was also shot and has been rush to the hospital.
Confirming the incident on Twitter, the Director of Public Relations and Information of the Nigerian Air Force, Air Commodore,Ibikunle Daramola, said, “On behalf of officers, airmen and airwomen of the Nigerian Air Force, the Chief of the Air Staff, Air Marshal Abubakar,commiserates with the family of the late former Chief of Defence Staff over this irreparable loss.
“We pray that the almighty God grants his soul eternal rest.”
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