I Was Not Involved In Ethiopian Plane Crash In Lagos – Obasanjo


Formal president Olusegun Obasanjo has denied being engaged with a close plane accident with other conspicuous Nigerians in the Ethiopian carrier traveler airplane.

Travelers were said to have likewise incorporated the chief general of Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA) Ambassador Ayoola Olukanni.

Likewise answered to have been in the plane was Prof Samson Tunde Adebayo, the chief of ports investigation, National Agency For Food And Drug Administration And Control (NAFDAC) just as scores of Nigerians and different nationals.

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The traveler air ship, ET-901, had allegedly withdrawn the Bole International Airport, Addis Ababa, at about 9.10 am, Ethiopian time; 7 am Nigerian time.

A NAN reporter, who was said to have been among the travelers, had reviewed that the just about 5-hour departure from the Ethiopian cash-flow to Lagos had been smooth until the pilot endeavored to arrive at the Murtala Muhammed International air terminal.

A BBC Pidgin tweet announced the forswearing beneath. The feature means mean he was not engaged with the air crash, “Di former president tok-tok pesin Kehinde Akinyemi tell BBC say Obasanjo dey im house for Abeoukuta, Ogun state south west of di kontri and im no travel comot.”

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A prior report had asserted that instead of arriving on the main touch line of the runway, the pilot over shot it, because of downpour and overwhelming breeze, arriving on the third touchline.

NAN had revealed that on understanding this, the pilot immediately manouvered the plane back air, flying out of the Lagos airplane terminal.

The plane was said to have floated around among Lagos and zones suspected to be in Ogun, causing alarm in travelers and team individuals and purportedly handled nearly 20 minutes after the underlying false landing.

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Obasanjo was said to have gone to a Stakeholders Dialog on Continental Trade and Strengthening Implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) which finished on Tuesday, May 28, in Addis Ababa.

Be that as it may, Obasanjo denied the report and affirmed to BBC Pidgin he was in Ogun state.


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