Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Saturday escaped death as his chopper crash-landed in Kabba, Kogi State.
Concise News understands that the chopper was conveying Osinbajo to a campaign rally in Kogi State.
According to a tweet by his spokesman, Laolu Akande, Osinbajo and all the occupants of the chopper are safe.
Akande said the vice-president continued on his campaign trip after the incident.
He wrote: “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.
“We give all the glory to God, our able protector and commend all the Flight Crew officials for their service. We are marching on for indeed we can do all things through Christ that strengthens us!”
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
VIDEO: VP Osinbajo's Helicopter crash landed at Kabba, Kogi State in what would have been a national tragedy.
The VP has continued with his schedules as planned. pic.twitter.com/bnu87GhAiL
— Kogi Facts (@KogiFacts) February 2, 2019