The vice-president of Nigeria, Prof. Yemi Osibanjo survives helicopter crash as his chopper crash lands in Kabba, Kogi State according to his spokesman, Mr. Laolu Akande. Prof. Yemi is in Kogi state on his Next level Campaign movement ahead of the General Elections this month.
Mr Laolu Akande made confirmation of this in a tweet where he said, “VP Osinbajo’s Chopper crash lands in Kabba, but he and the entire crew safe. He is continuing with his engagements and plans for the day in Kogi State.”
Not for the first time but the second has Vice-President Prof. Osibanjo experienced a Helicopter crash. Sometime In June 2017, he survived a crash when the chopper he was traveling in crash-landed shortly after take off in Gwagawalada, Abuja.
The presidential candidate under the PDP political umbrella has taken to social media to express concerns over the incident with Vice-president Yemi Osibanjo. He wrote,
“Dear Vice President @ProfOsinbajo, I just received news of the crash of your helicopter in Kabba, Kogi State. I am happy to note however that all is well with you and your delegation. -AA”
Dear Vice President @ProfOsinbajo, I just received news of the crash of your helicopter in Kabba, Kogi State. I am happy to note however that all is well with you and your delegation. -AAhttps://t.co/N7mMjRbigq
— Atiku Abubakar (@atiku) February 2, 2019
Prof. Osibanjo still goes ahead with Next Level campaign missions in Kabba, Kogi State.
We are safe and sound! Thank you to everyone who has expressed concern and thank you to the crew who managed the situation well.
We believe that God will continue to keep us and Nigeria safe even as we go higher.
— Prof Yemi Osinbajo (@ProfOsinbajo) February 2, 2019