The helicopter conveying Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has crash-landed in Kabba, Kogi State.
According to information by Laolu Akande, Senior Special Assistant (Media and Publicity) to the Vice President, the incident occurred on Saturday afternoon.
Osinbajo and the entire crew are safe.
A tweet by Akande read: “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.”
Osinbajo also shared a video of his arrival in Kogi on his Facebook wall and wrote,
“We are safe and sound! Thank you to everyone who has expressed concern and thank you to the crew who managed the situation well.
See VIDEO of Osinbajo in Kogi
“We believe that God will continue to keep us and Nigeria safe even as we go higher.
“We continue #NextLevelEngagements in Kabba, Kogi State.”