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Nigerian plane crashes after take-off from Lagos

A small passenger plane carrying 27 people has crashed after take-off from Lagos airport in Nigeria.

At least five bodies have been recovered and one person is being treated for serious injuries.

Yakubu Dati from the Nigerian airports authority said an Embraer aircraft operated by Associated Airlines was on its way to Akure when it crashed.

  • 03 Oct 2013