Deedee Matankari, the fiancee of late Nigerian Air Force (NAF) pilot Flight Lieutenant Elijah Haruna Karatu, has written a sorrowful tribute to him following his death.
The news of an aircraft crash at the NAF facility in Kaduna came on Tuesday, April 19th, 2022, and surfaced on the internet, leaving Nigerians, especially the friends and families of the victims, devastated.
Elijah and his comrade, Flight Lieutenant Abubakar Muhammed Alkali, were tragically killed in a Super Mushshak trainer jet crash.
She wrote a touching tribute to her deceased boyfriend in which she expressed her admiration for him and talked about how proud she was of him.
“My baby lives. Haruna Elijah Karatu, The spirit of just men made perfect. You have joined my cloud of witnesses. The sovereignty of God. We obey. We follow. I’m proud of you.”
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