Hitvibz gathered that the Nigerian helicopter carrying the vice president, Yemi Osinbajo to the campaign rally for the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) ahead of this month’s general elections crashed immediately after take off.
Nigerians took to several social media platforms to express their wishes for the Vice president after the crash.
The presidential candidate for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar also took time to express sympathy, saying:
“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.”
President of the Senate, Abubakar Bukola Saraki was not left out as he made his wishes for the Vice President known in a tweet, saying:
” 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”
Though it seemed like the politicians had good wishes for the Vice President, Many Nigerian expressed their disappointment as the Vice President escaped the crash unhurt, while others wished it was Mr President, Muhammadu Buhari thereby praying for his death in the coming days.