The unfortunate incident that led to the death of 11 officers including that of the Chief of Army Staff, on Friday, 21st of May 2021 in Kaduna State has indeed sent the nation into mourning.
The military jet conveying the late Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Ibrahim Attahiru reportedly crashed while it was about to land close to Kaduna Airport on his way for an official assignment in Kaduna.
The burial of the officers took place on Saturday, 22nd of May 2021 at the National Military Cemetery, Abuja.
The unfortunate incident has caused grieve in the heart of many Nigerians, especially those of the families of the deceased.
One of the family of the deceased, identified as Bunmi Oladuntoye has pen down an emotional tribute to her heartrob.
Disclosing this tribute on her Twitter page, she stated:
“Femi I have no regrets walking this journey with you, you asked me to be your wife last year in August and I gave you a resounding yes. One of the last things you said to me was to keep on being humble and continue to give. You were a giver, oh you were such a giver.
“Femi mi, Olowo ori mi, who will hype me now when I make a new hair, who will call me fine girl, who will call me the most beautiful woman in the world. I have cried and cried and cried. People have spoken to me, James and Kamal have told me you wouldn’t want me to be sad and I know that for sure because whenever I am sad and I cry, you will be like “what’s the meaning of this now”.
“The world deserves to know how great you were. To Nigerians and the world at large, my fiance FLIGHT LIEUTENANT T.O. ASANIYI was a great man who dedicated his life to serving this country. Pls pray for him, pray for his family and pray for me. Adigun miiiiii, Femi miiiiii, Hot choco miiii sun re o!!!! I want your blue diary so bad because you had lots of intelligent things written in there.
“You treated me already like we were married. You would always say “babe don’t worry, everything will be fine, don’t worry”
Hot choco miii, jo ma fimisile OLUFEMI TAIWO ASANIYI I love you now and forever.”