Members of the terrorist group, Boko Haram, have shot down a helicopter in Borno State on Tuesday.
iBrandTV gathered that the chopper belongs to the Nigerien government.
The incident occurred on Tuesday near Banki. The town is located in Bama, a local government area frequently terrorised by Boko Haram.
Five persons are reportedly dead.
The total number of passengers in the aircraft is not known yet.