Nigerians including the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate in the forthcoming election, Atiku Abubakar with the Senate President took to their Twitter accounts to congratulate the Vice President for safety of life despite the crash landing of the helicopter, and they equally thank God for Nigerians at large.
Atiku Abubakar @atiku
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
Abubakar Bukola Saraki @bukolasaraki
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”
Meanwhile, minutes after the incidence, the vice president himself expressed his gratitude to God and everyone who has shown concern in one way or the other and announced the continuation of the campaign without delay. On his twitter account, he said “We are safe and sound! Thank you to everyone who has expressed concern and thank you to the crew who managed the situation well. We believe that God will continue to keep us and Nigeria safe even as we go higher. We continue #NextLevelEngagements in Kabba, Kogi State”.