A Nigerian military aircraft has reportedly crashed “somewhere in Kaduna State”.
A source who spoke to DAILY POST said that the crashed plane is an Alpha jet.
The source added that;
“The fighter jet left Yola, the Adamawa capital, this morning to go clear bandits”,
Nigerian Air Force spokesman, Air Commodore Edward Gabwet, could not be reached as at press time.
Mohammad Abdulkadri, Special Assistant to the Defence Minister did not take calls.
This is coming barely two months after another fatal crash claimed the lives of the Chief of army staff Lft. General Attahiru and other top militaryofficers in the Nigerian army throwing the countyy into serious mourning.
Also in February 21, a Minna-bound military jet crashed, killing all 7 people on board with another Alpha jet crashed in Borno during an operation on April 2, to be precise.