Two Nigerian Air Force(NAF) jets today collided while rehearsing for the 58th Independence Day in Abuja.
But there were no casualties.
The Director of Public Relations and Information
Nigerian Air Force, Air Commodore, Ibikunle Daramola confirm the accident
According to him, “I wish to confirm an air incident involving 2 Nigerian Air Force aircraft taking part in the rehearsals for the 58th Independence Day Celebrations. Details will be communicated later. Thank you.”
The accident is coming barely 72 hours to the 58th Independence Day celebrated on October 1.
Recalled that Nigeria got her independence from Britain on October 1, 1960.