- Footage confirms helicopter wasn’t involved as claimed by firsthand reports, instead a mini aircraft was spotted
- Pilots and residents allegedly escaped tragedy, casualties are yet to be reported
A viral footage has shown the moment a mini aircraft crashed today on a busy expressway in Lagos, just hours after sketchy reports about the incident emerged online.
WITHIN NIGERIA had reported earlier that chaos broke out in the Oba Akran area, Ikeja region of Lagos State after an unidentified aircraft crashed and burst into flames around 3.30 pm today.
In a bid to get further insight of how the incident happened, footage from a CCTV near the location of accident was obtained and viewers were surprised after seeing the clip and wonders how the pilot managed to escape death.
One of the viewers speaking Pidging English was heard in the background of the viral video saying “as this guy survive na miracle”.
Watch video below;
This was made known to the public in a video making rounds on the internet, and one of the netizens who shared the incident on their social media includes Samklef, a popular Nigerian Producer and a staunch supporter of Peter Obi’s Presidential ambition.
Captioning the viral video, Samklef wrote;
From stolen mandate to stolen phone! Who thief Peter obi phone o? I swear Nigeria na comedy center! Dem steal Peter Obi obi phone for court o! I say for court o! Dem just wan frustrate our man. We wrestle not against flesh and blood but against principalities and power. even court house no safe.