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Osinbajo Holds Thanksgiving After Helicopter Incident
Vice president, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has held a thanksgiving service in Lokoja after surviving a helicopter accident on Saturday.
During the Sunday thanksgiving at the Kogi state capital, he thanked God for his life as well as those involved in the accident.
The Senior Special Assistant to the VP on Media and Publicity, Laolu Akande, also thanked God for safety and Nigerians for their concern and prayers.
“We are thankful to God for his deliverance and safety. The Vice President is not only thankful to God, but to all Nigerians who have expressed concern, affection and prayers.
“The Vice President is continuing with his schedule in Kogi and from there, he will go back to Abuja, and go to other places, to continue his ‘Next Level’ engagements with Nigerians.
“There is going to be a full report after the investigation as is procedural
“And we will get the full details of what happened and we will let everybody know what actually happened,” he said.
The incident occurred on Saturday when the helicopter landed at the township stadium in Kogi State.
After landing, its propeller suddenly pulled off to the surprise of supporters of the All Progressives Congress (APC) who had gathered to welcome him.