A military plane suspected to be that of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has crashed around the Kaduna International Airport.
The plane, which crashed around 6pm on Friday, according to a source, exploded and got burnt completely.
A competent source from the Airport said all the crew members and passengers numbering 12 died in the crash. Unconfirmed report also had it that the Chief of Army Staff, Ibrahim Attaihiru was among the 12 top army chiefs on board the crashed plane.
Though, there has not been any official statement from the Armed Forces, eyewitnesses suspected the crew lost control of the aircraft due to sudden change of whether before the evening rain in Kaduna.