Following the crash of a training helicopter belonging to the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) in the NAF Base in Enugu after returning from a routine training exercise, Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola took to his twitter handle @NigAirForce and said, “NAF helicopter suffers mishap upon landing in Enugu”.
The crash occurred on Thursday after a routine training, NAF twitter account says, adding that the cause of the incident was still sketchy and unknown. It said that although there were casualties
“Helicopter has crashed on landing in Enugu after a routine flight today. Fortunately, there were no fatalities or injuries to any crew member or persons on the ground.
@CAS_AMSadique has directed that a Board of Inquiry be constituted to determine the causes of the accident.
However, those that responded to calls, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said that it was only NAF Headquarters that can authoritatively speak on the matter.