Following the helicopter crash involving vice-president, Yemi Osinbajo, Nigerians have reacted, celebrating with the vice-president for surviving after the copter crash-landed in Kabba.
Earlier on Saturday, the helicopter carrying Vice President crash-landed at the Kabba Township Stadium.
The crash happened after the propeller of the helicopter suddenly pulled out.
Presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, Atiku abubakar said:
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
His Vice-presidential candidate of the PDP also thanked God for sparring the life of the Vice-president.
I’m grateful to God for sparing the lives of @ProfOsinbajo and his entourage in a helicopter crash earlier today. May the Almighty protect all of us in this season.
I enjoin everyone to remain prayerful, for our country and our families.
— Peter Obi (@PeterObi) February 2, 2019
Former Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose rejoiced with Osinbajo and wished him a quick recovery.
I rejoice with VP Yemi Osinbajo and thank God for keeping him alive today. I wish him quick recovery from whatever minor injuries he could have sustained in the crash.
For me, sanctity of life goes beyond politics and I pray that God will continue to safeguard his life.
— Peter Ayodele Fayose (@GovAyoFayose) February 2, 2019
Professor Osinbajo and all members of the crew came out of the crashed chopper unhurt and have since continued their journey.