The plane with registration number 5NBWY skidded off the runway while trying to land at the airport at about 7:00 p.m.
The passengers were safely disembarked and evacuated from the aircraft by officials at the airport.
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) also confirmed the incident on its platform X (formerly Twitter) on Friday night.
The agency added that 51 passengers and four crew members were onboard the aircraft.
It wrote: “A United Nigerian Airline carrying 51 passengers and 4 Crew members with registration number 5NBWY skidded off the local runway while trying to land under a very high rainfall at about 1848 hours.
“All passengers evacuated successfully without casualty. The airspace has been opened for operations now.”
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