An aircraft conveying the Minister of Power, Adebayo Adelabu, and some of his aides crash-landed near the Samuel Ladoke Akintola Airport in Ibadan, Oyo State.
It was learned the HS25 aircraft, which is a private jet operated by Flint Aero, crash-landed on Friday night.
It was gathered that the aircraft departed Abuja Airport for Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, at about 6:41 pm and crash-landed into the bush during an effort to land at about 7:21 pm close to the airport runway in Ibadan.
A source told Leadership said the pilot of the aircraft was cleared for landing before the incident, adding that all persons on board and crew members were, however, safely evacuated.
The source added that the aircraft was substantially damaged.
See the photo of the aircraft below.