Dana

By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 7th, 2012
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I received with a very rude shock, the news of the lifting of the suspension of the operating license of the Dana airline by the federal government of Nigeria. I lost my wife Nancy Echendu Ibe, my 11 year old daughter Jennifer Uzoma Ibe and my in-laws’ wife Maria Okwulehie in the ill-fated Dana fligh...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jun 15th, 2012
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Investigators from Nigeria’s Accident Investigation Bureau and the United States National Transportation Safety Board are focusing their investigations on the samples of aviation fuel collected from the Boeing MD-83 planes belonging to Dana Air. Our correspondent gathered that the accident investigat...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jun 6th, 2012
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As Nigerians are dropping dead from air crashes, the roads are claiming more daily due to badly built transportation networks, badly maintained and ill fitted transportation vehicles and motor cycles. They say when it rains, it pours. Nigeria is rained on and it is pouring heavily. Daily strings of b...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jun 6th, 2012
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The day after one of Nigeria’s worst air crashes, workmen at the site of this crowded residential area of Lagos have been busy pulling out the charred debris. Huge cranes have moved in to shift the scattered, twisted pieces of the McDonnell Douglas MD-83 plane where buildings once stood. People...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jun 5th, 2012
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The Presidency on Tuesday reacted to rumours making round via social media about the possible cause of last Sunday Dana plane crash in Lagos citing VIP movement involving Dame Patience Jonathan, wife of Nigeria’s president. A Dana MD-83 airplane crashed on Sunday in Lagos, killing the 153 people on b...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jun 4th, 2012
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President Goodluck Jonathan on Monday spared a thought for the nation’s aviation industry over Sunday’s air crash in Agege area of Lagos, saying the incident was a tragic one for the industry. The Nigeria’s President wiping a tear after he arrived to inspect the site of the plane crash in Lagos...