The bodies of Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Ibrahim Attahiru and six other military personals have arrived Abuja for burial.
The funeral service is taken place today, Saturday May 22 after the Beachcraft 350 jet crashed at the Kaduna International Airport on Friday May 21st.
Their bodies were received at Presidential Wing of Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport and moved to National Mosque and Nigerian Air Force Protestant Church venues of funeral service.
Families, friends and well wishers of the victims have also arrived at the venue as they mourn their beloved ones.
Watch some of the clips from the burial service below.
The wife of the late Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Ibrahim Attahiru arrives at the Mosque. pic.twitter.com/byhZx45WTm
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VIDEO: Corpse of Late COAS Attahiru arrives National Mosque for prayers pic.twitter.com/pYNBTXCH1w
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