Thursday, October 3, 2013
Breaking News: Associated Airlines plane crashes in Lagos
An aircraft belonging to Associated Airline has crashed at the domestic wing of the Murtala Muhammad Airport (MMA2) in Lagos.
The plane said to have been carrying 20 passengers to Akure from Lagos Thursday morning, crashed immediately after take off on the joint users fuel hydrant, which supplies aviation fuel to airline operators.
As at the time of this reports, 20 people were confirmed dead but eyewitnesses said that when the plane crashed it was engulfed in fire.
It also believed that most of the passengers on board were on their way to burial of the former Governor of Ondo State, Dr. Olusegun Agagu with his body on board