Ekiti State government on Monday mourned late flight Sergeant, Olasunkanmi Olawunmi (ATOS specialist), who died in a plane crash on Sunday. Describing him as a true Nigerian hero.
This contained in a statement issued as quoted by the State government.
“The Government and people of Ekiti State mourn our son, Flight Sergeant Olasunkanmi Olawunmi (ATOS specialist), who died in a plane crash while returning to the Abuja Airport after a technical difficulty enroute Minna, Niger State on Sunday, said the statement.
Ekiti State stated further that, Late FS Olawunmi, an indigene of Ogotun Ekiti, was a competent, courageous, and worthy NAF personnel.
“He was a true Nigerian hero who won the respect and admiration of both his peers and his commanding officer throughout the war against insurgency.
“Our deepest condolences to the Olawunmi family, Ekiti State stands with you.