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Passenger Dies Mysteriously On Lagos-Owerri Flight

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A middle-aged man who boarded Arik Air Owerri-Lagos flight has been reportedly dead on arrival at the Lagos airport.

The Nation reports that the passenger was confirmed dead by doctors and his body has since been deposited in the mortuary by the police.

A statement by the airline stated that the passenger boarded the flight from Owerri in the company of a relative.

The airline explained via the statement that the passenger had shown signs of uneasiness midway into the flight.

Meanwhile, police operatives were said to have swunged into action to unravel the immediate cause of death.