A Nigerian passenger on Emirates Airline, has been reported dead on arrival at the international wing of the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos on Wednesday.
The passenger, who was identified as Dr. Olusola Dada, with passport number, A04501199, arrived in the aircraft with registration number EK 783 (DX).
The spokesperson for the Lagos Airport Police Command, DSP Joseph Alabi, confirmed this incident on Thursday.
Alabi, said the passenger was pronounced dead by airport medical personnel.
The deceased, who was said to have flown in from the U.S. alongside his wife, reportedly collapsed at about 3.55p.m. at the screening point.
However, efforts by the airport medical personnel to resuscitate Dada proved futile and he was pronounced dead at 5.34 p.m, according to the report.
It was further gathered that the deceased was the District Governor-Elect, Lions Club International, District 404 A1.