Drama As 72-Year-Old Man Traveling To Abuja Dies Aboard Air Peace Flight
According to a report by The PUNCH, a 72-year-old passenger has died aboard an Air Peace flight P47182 en route Abuja from Calabar.
It was also gathered that he had been on medication and was travelling to Abuja for a medical examination when the incident happened.
His death was confirmed by a Port Health official, who noted that the passenger had no pulse upon the plane’s arrival at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja.
The deceased was reportedly escorted to the airport by his daughter, and cleared by Port Health officials at the Calabar airport to fly.
Air Peace’s spokesman, Stanley Olisa, confirmed the incident to one of our correspondents via the telephone.
He said, “Yes, I can confirm it. He was certified fit to fly. He was a 72-year-old man. He was accompanied by his daughter. He was given medical clearance. It is not a COVID-19 related case. He was going to Abuja for a check-up. He was on medication. The aircraft was decontaminated immediately.”
You may be interested
Bayern Munich thrash Barcelona 8:2 in Champions League quarterfinalswebby - August 14, 2020
Bayern Munich thrashed Barcelona on Friday night when they scored eight times against Barcelona as the German side inflicted a…
Bayern’s ceaseless goal hunt rips Barca apartwebby - August 14, 2020
Bayern Munich, Germany’s soccer ambassadors, have shot into the semis of the Euro Championships, thus keeping their hunt for a…
Wike demands 50 percent job allocation to indigenes from NLNGwebby - August 14, 2020
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has demanded 50 percent jobs allocation to indigenes from NLNG train 7. He also…