A military plane conveying some yet unknown passengers has just crashed in Abuja.
The Minister for Aviation, Hadi Sirika, confirmed the tragedy on Sunday morning in a tweet on his twitter handle.
He said a military aircraft King Air 350 crashed at Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja runway after reporting engine failure.
According to him, “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.”