Obasanjo Recounts His Experience In The Ethiopian Airline Aircraft Landing

Ethiopian Airline

An Ethiopian Airline aircraft experienced difficulties while attempting to land at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, but there was no threat to the lives of its over 393 passengers, including former President Olusegun Obasanjo. The former president was returning from a conference in Addis Ababa when the Ethiopian Airlines plane he boarded found it difficult to land at Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos due to wind interference and rainfall. Also Read: Obasanjo,392 Others Aboard Ethiopian Airline Escapes Death Speaking in an interview with Premium Times, the former president said he…

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Obasanjo,392 Others Aboard Ethiopian Airline Escapes Death

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo and 392 others were yesterday thrown into panic as an Ethiopian Airlines (ET) Boeing 777-300 plane on which they were traveling had landing difficulties during the final approach into the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) Lagos. The airplane, which arrived during the morning rain, on approaching the runway, suddenly took off much to the discomfort of the packed cabin. An official of the airlines said that the final approach maneuvering was due to the bad weather as the pilot had missed the approach area in an…

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Buhari, Obasanjo, Jonathan, Others Absent at the Presidential Inauguration

President Muhammadu Buhari was absent at Wednesday night dinner organized to celebrate his second term inauguration. Similarly, former leaders were conspicuously missing at the event, which was held at the State House Banquet Hall. Only former Head of State, Yakubu Gowon, who also attended the inauguration ceremony at Eagle Square earlier in the day, graced the occasion. Former ex-civilian and military presidents missing were Olusegun Obasanjo, Goodluck Jonathan, Ibrahim Babangida, Ernest Shobekan and Abdusalami Abubakar. In attendance were service chiefs, Head of Civil Service of the Federation, members of the…

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