A passenger, Jude Oladapo, on Saturday slumped and died while undergoing boarding procedures at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, MMIA, Lagos.
Spokesperson for the MMIA Police Command, Lagos, DSP Joseph Alabi, confirmed the development on Sunday.
Mr Alabi said that the 44-year-old passenger was about boarding an Air France flight when he suddenly slumped after receiving news that his wife had died.
According to him, the incident happened at about 5.30 p.m. and the deceased was confirmed dead by Dr Ajayi Olamide of the MMIA Medical Clinic.
Mr Alabi said that the corpse had been deposited at the Air Force Hospital Mortuary.