THE Nigerian Army on Friday, confirmed the murder of its former Provost Marshal, Major General Hassan Ahmed.
The Director Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Onyema Nwachukwu announced the death in the early hours of Friday.
It was gathered that the siblings and the deceased’s driver, Sergeant Bukar were returning to the nation’s capital from Okene when they were attacked.
It was learnt that General Ahmed travelled without guards.
The spokesman said the incident happened when the top officer’s vehicle was “attacked by gunmen while transiting along Lokoja – Abuja road”.