At least seven officers of the Nigerian Air Force lost their lives when an aircraft they boarded from Abuja, heading to Minna, Niger State capital, crashed minutes after take-off.
The aircraft was said to have reported engine failure at 10:39am and crashed on the final approach path of Abuja runway 22 at 10:48am.
Daily Trust obtained a list containing five of the seven persons onboard the ill-fated aircraft.
Below are the names
Flt. Lt. Gazama
Flt. Lt. Piyo
Flg. Offr. Okpara
Chief of the Air Staff, Air Vice Marshal Oladayo Amao, has ordered immediate investigation into the incident.