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Seven Die In Kaduna Helicopter Crash

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Seven people have been killed after an aircraft belonging to the Nigerian Air Force crashed at the old site of the Nigerian Defence Academy Kaduna , Northwest Nigeria.

The casualties include all four crew members and three passengers.

The victims were travelling from the Nigerian Air Force Base in Kaduna en route Abuja , the nations capital.

Emergency officials say the helicopter crashed less than ten minutes after taking off.

Eyewitnesses told Channels Television that the helicopter wobbled before crashing.