Say What? Nigerian U23 Team Escapes Plane Crash Enroute To Gambia

Published On: November 16, 2015, 9:39 am
Author: MrJohn
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Nigeria U23 team escaped plane crash on their way to Gambia on Sunday morning towards perfecting strategies for the African U23 Championship billed for Senegal.

The Dream Team VI opted for the West African country after their trip to Morocco was cancelled owing to visa issues.

It was gathered through one of the Nigeria U23 officials as at  the time of writing this report that the pilot of the Arik Airline made and emergency landing in Accra, Ghana due to unexpected technical difficulties to the aircraft and has since been left stranded in the Ghana capital.

“Thank God for his goodness and his mercies we escaped plane crash on our way to Gambia, the pilot had to make an emergency landing in Accra we are still in Accra,” a senior official of the team told Goal.com after the incident.

“We are still stranded here and we are yet to get any news from Arik officials.”
The team is likely to depart Accra on Sunday evening after the Nigeria Football Federation might have arranged new travel plans.


-- yukiigb (f) at 16-11-2015 10:04AM
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Thank God ooo
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-- mercymadu (f) at 16-11-2015 10:37AM
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thank God for his mercy!!!!
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-- gogoman Online (m) at 16-11-2015 10:45AM
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na wa oooOOooo
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-- Novic (m) at 16-11-2015 10:48AM
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Thank God for there life. hope nothing nothing happen to them.
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-- Novic (m) at 16-11-2015 10:49AM
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Thank God for there lifes', hope nothing nothing happen to them.
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-- Novic (m) at 16-11-2015 10:51AM
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@poster for ur mind...No be Gambia the thing happen na Ghana.
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-- zezprincess (f) at 16-11-2015 11:20AM
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Waoh,Our Lord is Good!
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-- sugarwealth (f) at 16-11-2015 11:56AM
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Thank God for their lives. Arik doesn't seem like a good airline to me, why didn't they fly aero?
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-- temi_1 (f) at 16-11-2015 07:17PM
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Thank God
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-- dickieponga (m) at 16-11-2015 07:54PM
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Why dem no dey check dose planes for naija b4 take off...?
Such a disregard for life...
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-- danielsony (m) at 16-11-2015 08:51PM
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Thank God,
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