NEWS UPDATE: Military aircraft crashes in Abuja
The Minister of Aviation, Nigeria, Hadi Sirika, has just tweeted that a military Aircraft has just crashed at the Abuja airport.
The aircraft , a King Air 350 crashed short of the runway after reporting engine failure.
Sources claim the Aircraft was enroute Minna and that there are no survivors.
May the departed souls rest in peace.
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.🇳🇬🤲🏽😩
— Hadi Sirika (@hadisirika) February 21, 2021