The reason Access Holdings Chief Executive Officer Herbert Wigwe, wife, son and others were in the United States of America has emerged.
According to reports, the victims of the ill-fated crash were in the states to watch Super Bowl 58, an American football competition.
The crash that killed him came amid three deadly aviation disasters this weekend in the U.S. At least two people were killed Friday afternoon after a private jet lost both engines and crashed on a highway in Florida while the pilot tried to make an emergency landing.
On Friday, the U.S. military confirmed five marines died after a military helicopter went down in the mountains near San Diego, also in California. The military officers were on a training exercise when the incident happened.
Meanwhile, the Federal Aviation Administration has joined in the probe of what led to the Saturday’s helicopter that killed mostly Nigerians.