A military Aircraft King 350 is reported to have crashed Abuja. The plane, which crashed behind Nnamdi AzikIwe International Airport Abuja on Sunday afternoon had six passengers on board.
Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, confirmed the incident in his official twitter handle.
He tweeted: “A military aircraft King Air 350 has just crashed short of our Abuja runway after reporting engine failure enroute Minna.
It appears to be fatal.
“We should remain calm & wait for the outcome of investigation by the military, while we pray for the departed soul/souls if any.”
Meanwhile, an eyewitness has confirmed to AbujaCityJournal that all six passengers in the Aircraft were burnt to ashes.
Details shortly… meanwhile, see the crash Scene