Priscillia Aligba


Age: 24

Nigerian medical doctor and youth corp member serving with the police in Nigeria's Rivers State on the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) who had been reportedly hospitalized in critical condition at an intensive care unit for less than a week from severe third-degree burns suffered up to 60 percent of her body she received in a horrific December 10 Sosoliso Airlines Flight 1145 airplane accident that killed 103 of the 110 passengers and crew members aboard when the ill-fated commercial jet had crash-landed on a runway tarmac and burst into flames at the Port Harcourt International Airport in the southern oil city of Port Harcourt, Nigeria during a thunderstorm, but the cause of the crash remains unclear and it became the second major air disaster in two months in Africa's most-populous nation.

Cause of Death: Complications from burns resulted in a plane crash

Born: December 25, 1980

Died: December 14, 2005

Johannesburg, South Africa