As the news of the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo helicopter crash broke; well-wishers and some Nigerian leaders took to social media to express their sympathy and happiness over the safety of the vice President.
Among notable Nigerians who thank God for the life of Osinbajo are Former Vice president and presidential candidate of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, Former Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, Bayelsa East Senator, Ben Murray-Bruce and the host of others.
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
I join all Nigerians in thanking Almighty God for sparing the life of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, who survived a helicopter crash over Kabba, Kogi State today.
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.
I join His Excellency, Prof @ProfOsinbajo
in thanking the Almighty God for saving him and his team from any fatality in the unfortunate incident in Kogi State. I urge relevant authorities to conduct due diligence checks on all govt owned aircraft to prevent a re-occurrence.
Ben Bruce Tweets:
So glad VP Yemi ProfOsinbajo is safe. I wish him well and want him to stay alive, we can all work together as patriots to get this nation on the road to greatness. We may be in different parties and support different candidates, but he is first and foremost a human being.
–With agency reports