Dana Air with 153 Passengers crashes into Lagos street

Yet another air  tragedy has been recorded in Lagos Nigeria  as  Dana Airlines  crashed into a Lagos residential area  this evening. The plane   carrying 147 passengers  plunged  into Olaniyi street in Iju-Ishaga  area of Lagos.It was on flight  from Abuja to Lagos.Another report said there were  153 passengers on board.

Casualty figure was  not immediately available  but reports said emergency agencies have rushed to the crash scene .Government has been appealing to motorists to give way to emergency service personnel.There were also reports urging Nigerians to avoid sending panicky messages through the new media.

This crash occurred just  hours after another cargo  plane from Nigeria crashed in Ghana yesterday