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Air Chief Marshal, Alex Badeh Murdered
Former Chief of Defence Staff Shot Dead
Air Chief Marshal and a former Chief of Defence staff of the Jonathan administration, Alex Badeh has reportedly been shot dead.
Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, the director of public relations and information of the Nigerian Air Force disclosed this on socila media.
According to him, the retired four star flag officer of the Nigerian Air force was killed when his vehicle was attacked while returning from his farm along Abuja-Keffi road.
“It is with a heavy heart that I regretfully announce the unfortunate demise of former Chief of Defence staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh, who died today, 18 Dec 18, from gunshot wounds sustained when his vehicle was attacked while returning from his farm along Abuja-Keffi Road.
“On behalf 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,” the Air Commodore wrote.