A chartered flight is reported to have crashed in Abuja few minutes ago. The plane, according to eye witness was totally burnt into ashes, making it difficult to discover the victims.
This blog gathered that the aircraft with the number, NAF201 a B350 aircraft departed Abuja at 1033UTC with 6 persons on board including 2 crew. It reported engine failure at time 1039 and crashed landed on the final approach path of Abuja Runway 22 at time 1048UTC.
Fire services are already at the scene of the accident.
All 6 persons on board reported dead.
An eyewitness said: “The pilot is a hero! This aircraft should have crashed into the residential area but we watched him maneuver into a free bush to crash”