Nigerian Actress, Uche Elendu, had taken to her Instagram web page on Wednesday to relate the incident whereas thanking God.
Nigerian airline, Arik Air has reacted after an actress cried out on social media that she practically misplaced her life after the aircraft she was inside crash landed.
Arik has now launched a press release rubbishing claims that considered one of its plane crashlanded as a result of a technical fault on Wednesday
Nigerian Actress, Uche Elendu, had taken to her Instagram web page on Wednesday to relate the incident which noticed herself and different passengers returning to Lagos after the defective aircraft needed to make a U-turn.
“My flight, Arik Air from Lagos to Asaba just crashlanded in a remote area. We were 10 minutes to Asaba but the gear failed and the pilot had to reverse to Lagos. I’m on a 20 minutes bus ride to the terminal now, not a word of apology from the crew,” she alleged.
Contradicting Elendu’s claims, the airline in a press release launched through their official Instagram web page on Wednesday, said that the stated airplane landed safely on the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos.
“One of our sprint 8 Q-400 plane working the Lagos-Asaba flight this night made an air return to base as a result of a technical difficulty.
Apologising for the inconvenience, the airline claimed it offered a substitute plane for the affected passengers.