The Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, has confirmed the military aircraft King Air 350 crashed on the runway in Abuja.
The minister disclosed this in a tweet on Sunday, saying the accident appears fatal.
He said, “A military aircraft King Air 350 has just crashed short of our Abuja runway after reporting engine failure enroute Minna. It appears to be fatal. We should remain calm & wait for the outcome of investigation by the military, while we pray for the departed soul/souls if any.”