In what could be described as a tragic happening, a popular music star has passed away in a plane crash on his way to attend his lover’s birthday party.
The 28-year-old Brazilian musician, Gabriel Diniz, was involved in an auto-crash that claimed his life on Monday, May, May 27, while reportedly going to celebrate with his girlfriend, Karoline Calheiros.
According to reports by Daily Mail, the music star best known for his hit single Jenifer, died after the crash occurred in the town of Porto do Mato in Estância.
Diniz had just completed a show in the state of Bahia in Brazil and set out for Maceió-Zumbi dos Palmeres international airport from the Eduardo Magalhães international airport, when the airplane nose-dived to the ground.
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It was further divulged that fire officials at the scene of the crash identified Diniz and two other pilots Linaldo Xavier and Abrahma Farias as the casualties from the crash.
Confirming the death of the music star to US Magazine, his representative said: 'It is with great pain that we can confirm the death of Gabriel Diniz and the plane's crew.'
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Meanwhile, Legit.ng gathered the report of former president Olusegun Obasanjo, who gave a recount of how he escaped becoming a victim of a plane crash in Lagos.
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The Ethiopian Airline in which he was aboard, had a false landing due to strong winds and a heavy downpour and was about to overshoot its runway before it returned to the air.
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