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Chief Of Air Staff orders investigation into death of temporary staff in Kano


The Chief of Air Employees (CAS), Air Marshal Hassan Abubakar, has ordered an investigation into the demise of a short lived workers of 465 NAF Hospital, Kano, Yusuf Shuaibu.

Shuaibu was alleged to have been crushed to stupor by an officer.

The Air Drive Director of Public Relations and Data, Air Vice Marshal Edward Gabkwet, mentioned this in a press release he signed and issued to our correspondent in Kano on Tuesday.

Shuaibu was alleged to have been crushed up by an officer who despatched him on an errand however was mentioned to have delayed finishing up the task.

The sudden demise of Shuaibu after returning house from his office sparked protests, together with his household calling for justice on the matter.

Nonetheless, the NAF Spokesperson mentioned, “I’m conscious that the deceased, Mr Yusuf Shuaibu, was a short lived workers of 465 NAF Hospital Kano. I’m additionally conscious that two days in the past, the deceased and an airman had an altercation that ensued bordering on insubordination and the refusal of the deceased to stick to sure directives.

“I’m additionally conscious that after their altercation, the matter was amicably settled, and the deceased then proceeded house with no signal of any sickness, just for info to filter within the subsequent day that he had handed on.

“Certainly, the Chief of Air Employees, Air Marshal Hassan Abubakar, has been briefed on the information of the unlucky and premature demise of Mr Shuaibu, and he’s saddened by the loss.

“He has, nevertheless, directed the Commanders of the Hospital and NAF Base Kano to increase his condolence and that of your entire NAF household to the household of the deceased,” Gabkwet mentioned.

He mentioned the CAS had, subsequently,directed an investigation “to right away unravel what truly led to the unlucky demise of Mr Yusuf.”

Shuaibu’s demise has sparked outrage amongst residents of the deceased’s neighborhood, Gwagwarwa, in Nassarawa Native Authorities Space of the state, alongside together with his father, Shuaibu

Bala, interesting to Governor Abba Yusuf, the Emir of Kano , the Nationwide Human Rights Fee and the Chief of Air Employees to intervene and be certain that his household will get justice.

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