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Brit 'among Nigeria crash dead'

A woman from Liverpool believes her sister was on a plane which crashed into a building in the Nigerian city of Lagos, killing all 153 passengers and crew onboard.

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Foreign Office Minister statement on Lagos plane crash

Foreign Office Minister for Africa, Henry Bellingham has issued a statement after Sunday's plane crash in Lagos, Nigeria:

“I wish to express my extreme sadness at the news of the airplane crash in Lagos, Nigeria. My heartfelt sympathies go out to the families of the bereaved and those injured. My thoughts are with the Nigerian people at this tragic time.”

– FCO Minister for Africa, Henry Bellingham

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