BEVERLY HILLS, April 13, (THEWILL) – President Muhammadu Buhari has sent his condolences to President Abdelaziz Bouteflika and the people of Algeria over the military plane crash in the country.
THEWILL recalls that dozens of Algerian military personnel lost their lives in a plane crash that occurred on Wednesday near the Boufarik Military Airport in Algiers, the nation’s capital.
Buhari sent his condolence to his Algerian counterpart in a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu.
On behalf of the government and people of Nigeria, President Buhari condoled with the families and friends of the bereaved Algerians and other nationals, who are in sorrow because of the tragedy.
He assured President Bouteflika and those who lost their loved ones of the sympathy of all Nigerians in their moment of grief.
The President affirmed that the thoughts and prayers of all Nigerians are also with all who mourn and prayed that God Almighty would comfort the bereaved and the nation of Algeria, as well as grant eternal rest to the souls of those who died in the crash.