By: Joy Odor/Kaduna
The death has been announced of the former Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Sabundu Badeh.
According to the Director of Public Relations and Information Nigerian Air, Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, Former CDS Badeh allegedly said to be died today, 18 December, 2018 from gunshot wounds sustained when his vehicle was attacked while returning from his farm along Abuja-Keffi Road.
Officers, airmen and airwomen of the Nigerian Air Force, the Chief of the Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, commiserates with the family of the late former Chief of Defence Staff over this irreparable loss.
Until his death, former CDS Badeh he was standing trial for alleged diversion of funds meant for arms purchase.
However, details are still unclear as to the circumstances resulting in his death.
He prayed that the Almighty God grants his soul eternal rest.