Photos: Flying Officer Tolu Arotile buried with full military honours

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Remains of Nigeria’s first female combat helicopter pilot wheeled by officers of the Nigerian Air Force at the military cemetery in Abuja. July,23, 2020.
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Nigeria’s first female combat helicopter pilot, has been laid to rest at the military cemetery in Abuja.

The funeral on Thursday was attended by many dignitaries, which include the Executive Governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Bello and Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar-Farouq.

Late Arotile, who died on July 14 from head injuries sustained from a freak accident at the Nigerian Airforce base in Kaduna, was described as the pride of NAF, was bestowed full military honours.