Man Dies On Board Arik Air Lagos –Owerri Flight
Zainab Junaid Elesho
A middle-aged man, Mr Albert Nnadi, 57 onboard Arik Air’s Owerri-Lagos
A source told our correspondent that the passenger was discovered dead
when other passengers were disembarking from the airplane on arriving
at the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos.
Causes of his death are yet known.
Reacting to this, the Public Relations and Communications Manager, Mr
Adebanji Ola, who confirmed the development, explained in a statement
that the passenger boarded the flight from Owerri in the company of a
The spokesman said that the passenger was confirmed dead by doctors in
the afternoon on arrival at the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos.
He added that the deceased started showing signs of uneasiness midway
into the flight before the incident happened.
Banji stated that the body of the man had been deposited in the
mortuary by the Police while investigation into the immediate cause of
death is ongoing.