Retired four-star Basic of the Nigerian Military, Domkat Yah Bali, is useless.
Bali, who was till his dying the Ponzhi Tarok, served because the Minister of Defence and member of the Supreme Army Council of 1984–1985.
He was additionally a member of the Armed Forces Ruling Council of 1985–1990. Bali joined the Nigerian Military in 1961 and is a graduate of the Royal Army Academy Sandhurs.
Reacting to his passing, President Muhammadu Buhari, in an announcement signed by his Senior Particular Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, condoled with the folks and authorities of Plateau State.
The assertion made obtainable to DAILY POST on Friday, mentioned Buhari had additionally spoken with the spouse of the deceased, Esther.
He mentioned Bali had a distinguished navy profession having risen via the ranks and reaching the height as Chief of Defence Employees.
The assertion mentioned that Buhari “believes the data of bravery and patriotism of Gen. Bali, the Ponzhi Tarok, will proceed to encourage younger navy officers, whereas the muse he laid in all of the instructions he headed will at all times be remembered.”
The President, based on Garba, has additionally constituted a delegation led by the Minister of Defence, Maj-Gen. Bashir Salihi Magashi (rtd) to go to the household.