BREAKING: Buratai’s convoy involved in accident, ADC in hospital

The convoy of the chief of army staff, Tukur Buratai, was involved in accident on Sunday at Jere in Kaduna State.

Mr Buratai, a lietenant-general, was not in the car but the army chief’s ADC was injured, a terse statement posted on the Facebook page of the headquarters of the Nigerian Army said.

“The COAS’ official staff car had an accident at Jere town on the way to Kaduna today 11 November 2018 at about 6.00 p.m.

“The staff car was in a convoy along with other vehicles when a lone civilian vehicle veered off its lane and rammed into the staff car.

“The COAS was not in the car. However, the ADC sustained minor injuries and has been evacuated to a nearby hospital for medical attention.”