Lagos - Dana Airline has debunked rumour making the round of an attempted bomb attack on one of its aircraft at the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos.
The rumour that some passengers came on-board its aircraft en-route Lagos to Abuja with guns and other ammunition with intention of bombing the aircraft was not true according to Communication Manager of Dana Airline, Kingsley Ezenwa.
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Ezenwa stated that the passengers in question were the security aides of Former Vice President Abubakar Atiku.
He said they were four in number and one of them came with some bullets which made the security officials of the airline to stop them from boarding the aircraft.
He added that the airline officials had to direct them to the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) and the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) to do a proper documentation of the bullets before they could fly to Abuja.
- News 24