Arotile, Nigeria’s First Female Helicopter Combat Pilot, Laid To Rest In Abuja
The burial of Nigeria’s first female helicopter combat pilot, Tolulope Arotile, has taken place at the National Military Cemetery in Abuja.
Arotile, who died in a tragic car accident on July 14 in Kaduna, is being buried in strict compliance with COVID-19 guidelines, Air Force spokesman, Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, said.
Akintunde Arotile, father of the desist described her daughter as a gift from God.
According to him, his daughter was blessed with a high intelligent quotient and that informed her decision to become a pilot.