A Medview aircraft, crash landed at the Murtala Mohammed 2(MM2) airport today. According to sources the plane which was headed for Abuja, had to make an emergency landing few minutes after take-off because the engine caught fire. The cabin is said to have been filled up with smoke. The pilot declared their situation as “May Day” before the emergency landing and Airport runway 18L has been shut-down temporarily. Many who witnessed the incident said that the pilot was very professional, if it hadn’t been for his professionalism, the story would have been much different.
Medview tweeted this shortly after the incident: