A Nigerian Air Force, NAF201, with 7 persons, including crew members on board, has crashed in Abuja.
The aircraft, B350, departed Abuja on Sunday in the morning before it crashed, killing all the persons in it.
According to the Twitter handle of Sen. Hadi Sirika, Minister of Aviation, the aircraft reported engine failure at time 10.39 a.m. and crashed landed on the final approach path of Abuja Runway 22.
Similarly, a tweet by Nigerian Airforce Spokesman, Ibikunle Daramola also confirmed that there was no survivor.
This is to confirm that a Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Beechcraft KingAir B350i aircraft crashed while returning to the Abuja Airport after reporting engine failure enroute Minna. First responders are at the scene. Sadly, all 7 personnel on board died in the crash
— Air Vice Marshal Ibikunle Daramola (@KunleDaramola3) February 21, 2021
“Fire services are already at the scene of the accident, ” he said. (NAN)