At least 6 persons are feared dead in a military aircraft that crashed in Abuja today, Sunday, February 20, 2021.
The airplane, headed for Minna, Niger State, had four passengers and two crew members on board; all feared dead.
Confirming the incident, Nigeria’s Minister of Aviation, Senator Sirika,said in a tweet: “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.”🇳🇬🤲🏽😩