An Air Force helicopter, was reported to have crashed at the site of the old National Defence Academy in Kaduna state. According to Daily Post, the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has confirmed that all seven passengers on board did not survive the crash.
The flight was said to have crashed 10 minutes after take-off at about 6. 47 am earlier today, with the pilot, co-pilot, two engineers and three passengers on board.
A resident of the NDA said: “We heard a loud sound like bomb blast, when we came out to confirm what it was , we saw flames. After tracing the site , we then discovered that it was an Airforce jet that crashed .”
NEMA were on ground to help as Kaduna State Emergency Agency (KASEMA) and the Red Cross were also on ground.
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