Nigerian Dies aboard Emirates Airlines (photos)


A Nigerian Lady, recognized as Mrs. Abaniwonda Modupe Kofowoola was found dead aboard an Emirates Airlines craft after it had landed at Murtala Mohammed airport, Lagos SR reports.

The Airline was said to have came in from Dubai, UAE.
This comes on the heels of the Airline’s launch of an additional daily flight, bringing to two, the number of return trips it makes from Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos to the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA), Abuja.

According to reports from SR, Kofoworola Was with the passport number: A07562816 until her death on the aircraft.


The flight EK783 (DXB) with the Expected Time of Arrival (ETA) at 15:55hrs, but, arrived at 15:50 hrs with the corpse of Mrs. Kofoworola.
Immediately on arrival, the airline crew notified the medical team of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) who immediately swung into action, but the deceased was confirmed dead by Dr. Akanwo of FAAN Medical at 16:35hrs.



Immediately she was confirmed dead, FAAN officials together with the staff of the airline at the Lagos Airport evacuated her body from the aircraft, using a FAAN ambulance reportedly to the general hospital in Ikeja.
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