The claim that General Christopher Musa, the Chief of Staff, had passed away has been refuted by Defence Headquarters.
It was reported in a newspaper that the Defence Chief had died.
Nonetheless, the Defence Chief is alive and well, according to a post made by the DHQ on X on Tuesday. “Contrary to recent false publication, the Chief of Defence Staff, General Christopher Gwabin Musa, is alive and well.
“Please rely on credible sources for accurate information,” the post partly read.
The PUNCH reports that Musa was appointed by President Bola Tinubu as the Chief of Defence Staff on June 19, 2023.