Photo: Pilot, Squadron Leader Adekunle Suara, on his wedding day...last year
The victims of the Nigerian Air Force plane which crashed on Saturday into a residential quarter at Ribadu Cantonment in Kaduna,have been named.
They are: Squadron Leader Adekunle Suara (pilot), wife of........
Wing Commander N. Hassan, wife of Wing Commander I. B. Musa, Warrant Officer Etim and Air Craft Woman Naomi Adekunle.
The ill-fated aircraft was Abuja-bound.
Squadron Leader Suara is survived by a young wife, who got married to him last year.
According to a statement by the Director of Defence Information, Col. Rabe Abubakar, President Muhammadu Buhari described the crash as colossal loss not only to the families but to the nation
A Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Dornier-228 aircraft, with call sign NAF030, crashed into a house at Ribadu Cantonment, Kaduna shortly after take-off.
The highlight of the condolence visit was the observance of a one-minute silence in honour of the departed colleagues and visits to the individual families of the victims.
May Their Souls Rest In peace!