Former minister, Ewuga’s pilot-daughter, 11 others die in plane crash

The former Minister of State, FCT, Senator Solomon Ewuga’s daughter, Adzuayi Ewuga, a female pilot, has died in a plane crash in Central Cameroon. Report said the pilot, who died in a mini-aircraft belonging to Caverton Aviation Cameroon, had 11-passengers on board. According to local media reports, the aircraft was flying from Yaounde Nsimalen Airport to Belabo, in the east of the country when air traffic services lost radio contact.   Read Also : Female Student Beaten To Death, Corpse Set Ablaze In Sokoto(video)   There were no survivors. The…

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Nigerian Airforce Plane Crashes In Kaduna

A military aircraft belonging to the Nigerian Airforce, NAF, has crashed in Kaduna state with many officers on board reportedly killed. Recall that last year a military aircraft conveying the former, Chief of Army Staff, Ibrahim Attahiru, and 10 others, crashed killing all the officers onboard including the Army Chief. The aircraft a Super Mushak, which is trainer aircraft, crashed in Kaduna while on a training mission. Source disclosed that the aircraft crashed inside a NAF facility in Kaduna State. More details to come..

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China Eastern plane carrying 132 crashes in Guangxi province(video)

ger plane carrying 132 people has crashed in southern China, state broadcaster CCTV reported. There was no information about any casualties in the incident, which took place on Monday afternoon, as yet. The Boeing 737 plane crashed in the countryside near Wuzhou city in the Guangxi region. It “caused a mountain [of] fire”, CCTV said, adding that rescue teams were dispatched to the scene. There was no word on the cause of the crash of the plane, which flight-tracking website Flightradar24 identified as a six-year-old 737-800 aircraft. Chinese President Xi…

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United Nigeria airline scare as passengers escape crash ( video)

Heavy drama at Nnamdi Azikiwe international Airport, Abuja as United Nigeria airline experience a severe turbulence. Jkcyno news gathered that the flight took off from Port-Harcourt Airport enroute Abuja as the pilot struggled with turbulence for over 30mins before finally landing. The passengers alighted with great excitement as most knelt to thank their respective Gods for saving their lives. Watch the video below. #UnitedNigeriaAirlines experience turbulence pic.twitter.com/LE7OprrJcD — MC Jkcyno 🇳🇬 🎤 (@jkcyno) June 6, 2021  

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Breaking : Nigeria’s chief of army staff Ibrahim Attahiru killed in plane crash

Nigerian Chief of Army Staff Ibrahim Attahiru has been killed in a plane crash in Kaduna, Peoples Gazette has learnt from military sources. Mr Attahiru was appointed chief of army staff on January 26, succeeding Tukur Buratai. He was 54. Mr Attahiru was killed alongside other military chiefs who were on the same flight, sources said. The presidency has already been briefed about the development. The Nigerian Air Force has now issued a statement confirming that there was a crash, but did not immediately say the personalities onboard. “An air…

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UPDATED: Military aircraft crash-lands in Abuja, 8 persons feared dead

A military aircraft King Air 350 has just crashed, short of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja runway after reporting engine failure en route to Minna. You’d recall that Jkcyno news reported that an unidentified aircraft had crashed close to Abuja Airport. The plane belonging to the Nigerian Air Force (NAF201), a B350 aircraft departed Abuja at 1033UTC with 6 persons on board including two crew. Aircraft reported engine failure at time 1039 and crashed landed on the final approach path of Abuja Runway 22 at time 10:48UTC. Fire services…

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Breaking : Plane crashes close to Airport (video)

It’s been a tragic Sunday as a chartered flight crashes close to Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport, Abuja. Jkcyno news gathered that no survivors were noted as at the time of this report as fire service personnel were seen trying to extinguish the fire. 🔥 More details shortly… Watch video below…. BREAKING News: Plane crash in Abuja close to the airport At the moment, no survivor pic.twitter.com/xzecqivvXT — KHAL BUSSIE 💙 (@iam_bussie) February 21, 2021 Plane crash today behind Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Abuja. #AbujaTwitterCommunity pic.twitter.com/TJvBZsQ4BJ — QUEEN 👑👑👑CY (@OsuzokaCynthia) February 21,…

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Kathmandu Airport Plane Crash Leaves Many Feared Dead

  An airport official has reportedly confirmed that the aircraft was a Bangladeshi passenger plane which “became unstable” while descending into the airport. There have been reports that the plane was travelling from Dhaka. Tourism Ministry Joint Secretary Suresh Acharya said 17 injured passengers have been rescued, reports the Kathmandu Post. The aircraft is said to have caught fire after skidding off the runway and crashing into a football field, according to an airport spokesperson. It was not immediately known how many passengers were on board the plane. “We are…

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Plane Carrying 71 ‘Breaks Up’ In Moscow Sky – ‘No Survivors’

  A RUSSIAN aircraft carrying 71 people has crashed just outside of Moscow “leaving no survivors” after an incident following take-off from Domodedovo international airport, an emergency service source told local media. Eyewitnesses reported seeing the An-148 aircraft operated by Saratov Airlines “breaking up in the sky” after it went missing from radar shortly after take-off from the Moscow airport. Russia’s emergencies ministry has confirmed the crash and Russian President Vladimir Putin has offered his “profound condolences to those who lost their relatives in the crash”. Rescue teams are approaching…

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U.S. Navy Plane Crashes In Japan

  A U.S. Navy transport plane carrying 11 people crashed in waters southeast of Japan’s Okinawa island on Wednesday as it flew to the aircraft carrier the USS Ronald Reagan, the U.S. Seventh Fleet said. “USS Ronald Reagan is conducting search and rescue operations. The cause of the crash is not yet known,” it said in a press release. Japanese Minister of Defence Itsunori Onodera told reporters the U.S. Navy had informed him that the crash in the Philippine Sea may have been a result of engine trouble. The propeller…

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