A Nigerian man was arrested on Friday after he climbed onto the wings of an aircraft which was about to take off at the Murtala Muhammed Airport in Lagos.
The unidentified man has been placed in custody by security officials at the airport for further questioning.
Aviation authorities say they are investigating how the man got the chance to climb onto the wings of an aircraft.
A video showing the man on the wings of the aircraft belonging to Azman Air has gone viral on social media.
A passenger recorded the man from inside the aircraft with other passengers panicking.
Spokesperson for the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (Faan), Henrietta Yakubu, said in a statement that investigations are still ongoing.
The aircraft was heading to Port Harcourt. It was cleared after “a thourough check”, Faan said.