A passenger of Air peace Domestic flight has been confirm dead while on a domestic flight. He is said to be a 72-year-old man who was onboard an Air Peace flight P47182 from Calabar to Abuja on Saturday, August 1.

Passengers on the flight where all made to go through the required Covid-19 precautions before take-off. It is however reported that the deceased who had been ill, was on his way to the nation’s capital for further medical checkup when he died.

Port health officials at the Nnamdi Azikiwe airport certified him dead upon the plane’s arrival at the airport.  They ruled out claims that his death is COVID-19 related.