The Nigerian Air Force officially announced the death of the former chief of defence staff, Air Chief Marshal, Alex Badeh (rtd.).
According to the Air Force Spokesman, Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, the Adamawa state born Badeh died yesterday Dec 18th from gunshot wounds sustained when his vehicle was attacked by unknown gunmen on Abuja-Lafia Road. He was said to be returning from his farm when he was shot dead.
Read the statement below;
Until his death, the former Defence Chief was standing trial for alleged N3.9 billion fraud.
May his soul rest in peace, Amen.