Vice President of Nigeria, Yemi Osinbajo has just escaped death after the helicopter conveying him crash-landed in Kabba, Kogi State.
Reports say the incident happened during a campaign tour of the state.
The spokesperson, Laolu Aknade, confirmed the incident, but said the vice president was safe and that no casualties were recorded.
“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,” Akande posted on Twitter
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.
— Laolu Akande (@akandeoj) February 2, 2019
The incident was also confirmed by the vice president.
“All thanks and glory to God, the chopper we boarded today from Abuja just crash landed in Kabba, Kogi State, and the entire crew plus myself are all safe.
“We are continuing with our Next Level Engagements and plans for Kogi State,”
he said with a video attached to the message.
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