– Vice Pres. Yemi Osinbajo is now safe in Kogi State
The biggest and currently trending report all over African country, Nigeria is on how the Vice Pres. of the country, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo escaped a plane crash.
This is coming less than 14 days to the country’s general election which is expected to take place on the 16th of this month.
Many Nigerians have taken to various medium to react to what would have been a big tragedy for the country and could have seen to the postponement of the 2019 Presidential election.
Below are some of the reactions on Twitter
Femi Fani Kayode in his statement said
I thank God for sparing the life of our Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo
, in today’s helicopter crash. The Lord is patient and merciful. Glory, honor and praise be unto His holy name.
Oby Ezekwesili in her statement said,
Praise God for preservation of life of the VP, team & crew. Our Aviation Sector is in need of DESPERATE root and branch REFORMS on airports, airlines and aircrafts. There have been too many near-crashes. Too many. Security, Safety and Regulatory issues are BEGGING to happen.
The All Progressive Congress APC in the United Kingdom also reacted to the crash
[BREAKING] Vice President
Prof Osinbajo, SAN, has expressed thanks to Nigerians for their concern following the chopper incident earlier today in Kabba, Kogi State. The chopper carrying the Vice President had crash landed after a landing incident, but everyone is safe.
The APC UK handle further wrote,
BREAKING Vice President Prof Osinbajo has arrived Kabbalah, Kogi State today. His chopper had crash landed after a landing incident but everyone is safe.
This is the second time Prof. Yemi Osinbajo will be involved in a near-death experience in a helicopter crash.