Reports reaching DailyPost’s newsdesk, have it that an Associated Airline plane carrying the body of late Agagu to Akure, has crashed in Lagos.
According to those present around the scene, the crash happened at the local wing of the airport, close to the section where JET-A1, plane fuel is stored.
As at the time of filing in this report, fire service officials were seen evacuating the occupants of the plane and it is not yet clear if there is any casualty.
Yakubu Datti, the spokesman of the Nigeria aviation agencies, has asked for more time to get concrete details of the accident.
However, Segun Demuren, the son of Harold Demuren, who was the immediate former Director General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, has tweeted his own account of the crash:
Here is a picture that was reportedly taken at the scene: