10 escape death as jet crash-lands in Ibadan

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At least 10 persons escaped death on Friday after a private jet crash-landed at the Samuel Ladoke Akintola Airport in Ibadan, Oyo State.

The jet with registration number: N580KR took off from Abuja and skidded off the airport runway into the nearby bush at about 11:00 a.m.

A Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) official confirmed the incident to journalists.

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He said firefighters and rescue officials from FAAN were immediately deployed to the incident scene, adding that everything had been controlled.

“No casualty was recorded from the incident,” the official said.

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