Enugu Build Roundabout in Memory of 51 Passengers and 2 Crew Members Who Lost Their Lives Nov. 28, 1983
The Enug state Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi has reportedly commission roundabout, shortly after the reopening/inauguration of the rehabilitated runway of the Akanu Ibiam International Airport Enugu
Matters Arising has earlier reports the reopening/inauguration on Sunday, while the governor unveiled the newly reconstructed and beautified airport roundabout with a monumental aircraft statue by the Enugu Capital Territory Development Authority (ECTDA), in memory of the 51 passengers and 2 crew members who lost their lives on Monday, November 28, 1983,
remember the Aboard Nigeria Airways F28-2000 aircraft, on a scheduled domestic flight from Lagos to Enugu but crashed (3.2km) short of the runway and caught fire after a steep approach in poor visibility.
The Deputy Governor, Hon. Mrs. Cecilia Ezeilo, the Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Edward Ubosi, the State Commissioner for Works and Infrastructure, Engr. Greg Nnaji and the Executive Chairman of ECTDA, Dr. Josef Umunnakwe Onoh, witnessed the brief ceremony