Alex Badeh, former chief of defence staff shot dead by unknown gunmen.
A former Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh (rtd), has been killed by unknown gunmen. Badeh was killed on his way back from his farm along the Abuja – Keffi road.
The incident was confirmed by the Nigerian Air Force (NAF), in a statement by its spokesman, Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola.
Confirming the unfortunate development, Daramola said: “It is with a heavy heart that I regretfully announce the unfortunate demise of former Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Sabundu Badeh, who died on the 18 December, from gunshot wounds sustained when his vehicle was attacked while returning from his farm along Abuja-Keffi Road.
Teamstarzone: What i don’t understand is the fact that he’s coming back from the farm at this time of the night…All the same, may your gentle soul rest in peace Sir..What a great loss.
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