The Chief of Training and Operations of the Nigerian Army, Major General Yushau Mahmood Abubakar is dead.
The Nigerian Army revealed that Abubakar was involved in a road accident along Maiduguri-Damaturu road on Tuesday, which claimed his life.
Major General Yushau Abubakar was the Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole before his recent deployment to Army Headquarters, Abuja.
Also involved in the road accident was the Acting General Officer Commanding 3 Division, Brigadier General MSA Aliyu.
Colonel Usman Kukasheka, the Director Army Public Relations also disclosed that Brigadier General Aliyu sustained injuries from the accident, and is currently receiving medical treatment.