An aircraft belonging to the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) crashed in Yola, Adamawa state yesterday, October 10th, 2015, killing all on board.
The identities of those on board are yet to be revealed as an official statement was released by the spokesperson for the Air Force, Air Commodore Dele Alonge.
Air Commodore Dele, confirmed the incident stating that the crash occurred at about 4;23 pm and was mainly due to bad weather.
He said; “The F7-Ni fighter jet, with registration number, NAF801, was “returning to base from a mission when it crashed around Hong, in Hong Local Government Area of Adamawa State. There was no survival as the pilot of the aircraft lost his life in the unfortunate incident.”