General Dogonyaro, Abacha’s defence chief, dies at 80

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Late Gen Dogonyaro

A forrmer Chief of Staff during the regime of the late Sani Abacha, Lieutenant Joshua Dogonyaro, is dead. He died at the age of 80.

According the family source, Dogonyaro died at the early hours of Thursday at Jos University Teaching where he was admitted after a brief illness and his remains have been deposited at Airforce Jos, .

One of the former of the deceased, Major Gabriel Adofiku (retd), who confirmed the death Tribune Online, said he died Thursday around 3:30 a.m.