Saturday, August 29, 2020

Pilot in the crashed Bell helicopter confirmed as Chika Prudence Ernest

The pilot of the ill-fated Bell 206 helicopter that crashed in Ikeja, Lagos yesterday, has been identified.

Also identified with him was the co-pilot, Clement Ndiok.

The identity of the third person, who was a passenger in the helicopter could not be confirmed. He died at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital on Friday night.

The identities of the victims were revealed by Africa Aviation Group.

The helicopter was flying from Port Harcourt to Lagos when it crashed into a house on Salvation Road, Opebi, Ikeja.

There was no injury to any one on the ground.