Femi Oke-Osanyinpolu, Lagos state emergency state manager, said Sunday that casualty numbers are unknown.
Harold Demuren, head of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), confirmed the crash. He said the Dana Air flight was heading from Lagos to Abuja in Nigeria. He said federal authorities were on their way to the site of the crash.
This news gives me shivers. Just minutes after reporting news of the bomb blast in Bauchi, now this.
The number of casualties has not been ascertained, but I pray for the lives of all those that were on board that plane and people that were in the area where it crashed.
Airplane involved in accident was reportedly Dana Air MD-83 5N-RAM, a former Alaska Airlines plane built in 1990.
Dana says it is working with NCAA and FAAN to release flight manifest.
the fatal Dana plane.
10 bodies have been recovered from the 2-storey building with 4 others unconscious.
Emergency management officials, Red Cross, military, police and air crash investigators already on the scene.
Unconfirmed reports indicate ex-Kano Gov & 2011 ANPP Pres Candidate, Ibrahim Shekarau among casualties of the Iju Plane crash.
There are reports that the plane that crashed today was the same plane that had a landing gear problem in Uyo a couple of weeks back.
Presence of security operatives on ground of the crash. Lot of smokes, no road access for emergency vehicles.
A doctor just had to sedate a patient who had a baby two days ago and just heard husband was on the flight.
There are reports that the massive crowd are preventing the emergency team from performing their duties.
MD of Dana Airlines at the scene of the crash.
Information Minister, Labaran Makun said the FG has ordered a full-scale investigation into the Iju Plane Crash
May God be with us all.
UPDATE: The NCAA has confirmed that there were no survivors on the plane.
Manifest of Dana Air
Onita jennifer, ike ochonogo, 146 passengers, john ahmadu, onyeka ayene, hurriya Lawal, berkisum yindadi, ebuka enuma, oluchi önyenyiri, sunday enuma, george moses, noah anyene, kamsi anyene, stamford obruste, kayinentochi anyene, okeke hope, rev ayodeji, ngozi cole, ailende ehi, oluwasegun funmi abiodun, shehu usman, alade martins, onita josephine, ike ochonogo, john amadu,aquade roger, osunbade aderoju, fatokun anjola, fatokun olaoluwa, ajani adenike, ike abugu, adijolola abraham, otegbeye adiza, ehioghae sonny, abikale otatori, ntoku charles, anibaba tosin, shobowale femi,somolu oluwafemi, ariyibi temitope, ojugbana amaka, ojugbana xtopher, muti, yusuf ali, lt col chumbo ochigbo, d awani, o awani, n chidiac, li huizhu, kang yi, inuza ahmed, fayzal, mojekwu adeobi, ibrahim d, peter nosike, mahmud aliyu, nnadi john, akwezi elizabeth, adedunni dorothy, maria okulehi, jennifer ibe, mtshelia sarah,Onyeagocha chidinma, ike okoye, amaka raphael, garba abdu, abdu aisha, benson oluwayemi, taiwo lamidi, awodogan oluwasanmi, major ig mohammed, attah antonia, li riu, ifeanyi orakwe, obina akabueze, chukwuemeka okere, adekunbi adebiyi, wasa ruth, nabil garba, ibrahim jangana, okikiolu olukayode, komolafe olugbenga, dike chinwe, olusola arokoya, olukoya banji, saka otaru, yusuf ibrahim, ikpoki abiola, levi ajuonuma, mbang