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.
“A military aircraft King Air 350 has just crashed short of our Abuja runway after reporting engine failure enroute Minna, he tweeted.
“We should remain calm & wait for the outcome of investigation by the military, while we pray for the departed soul/souls if any.”
Meanwhile, eyewitness say all six passengers on board were burnt to ashes.