A 44 year old Airfrance Paris bound passenger identified as Mr. Jude Oladapo slumped and died at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport Lagos when he got news of his wife’s death via a phone call.

A source close to the terminal said that Oladapo slumped while undergoing boarding procedure at the airport. Spokesperson for police, MMIA Conmand, Mr Joseph Alabi, confirmed the incident to our correspondent on Sunday. Alabi said the 44-year-old passenger was about boarding an Air France flight to Paris when he suddenly slumped after receiving news that his wife had passed away.

According to him, the incident happened about 5:30p.m and the deceased was confirmed dead by Dr Ajayi Olamide of the MMIA Medical Clinic.

Alabi added that Oladapo’s corpse had been deposited at the Air Force Hospital Mortuary inside the Lagos Airport.