Major General Ibrahim Attahiru, Chief Of Army Staff (COAS).

A trending social media video clip shows the site of the military plane crash that killed Army chief, Ibrahim Attahiru.

Mr Attahiru, according to a national daily, died with his wife and other top military chief on board the aircraft which crashed at the Kaduna State international airport Friday evening.

He is said to be on an official visit to the North-Western state to commission a military infrastructure when the aircraft crashed amidst heavy downpour.

The video clip shows fire fighters who apparently arrived late attempting to quench the fire on the debris of the crashed aircraft.

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