Plane Crashes In Lagos Shortly After TakeOff, 27 feared Dead – Photos

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Reports have it that an Associated Airline plane (Not Arik airline) carrying the body of late Agagu to Akure, has crashed in Lagos.

According to those present around the scene, the crash happened at the local wing of the airport, close to the section where JET-A1, plane fuel is stored.

As at the time of filing in this report, fire service officials were seen evacuating the occupants of the plane.

Yakubu Datti, the spokesman of the Nigeria aviation agencies, has asked for more time to get concrete details of the accident. It is reported that Agagu’s wife, Olu Falae’ son, Obasanjo son among dead in the plane crash(speculation). The 20-seater jet is said to have crashed killing all on-board according to an aviation correspondent.

Meanwhile, the National EMergency Mangement Agency (NEMA) has confirmed two people dead.

More photos below….

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