Just in: Nigeria’s Vice President survives helicopter crush while on campaign tour

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Nigeria’s Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has survived a helicopter crush while on a campaign tour in the lead up to the country’s presidential elections, slated for February 19, 2019.

The Vice president’s chopper according his aide, Laolu Akande crush landed in Kabba, near Kogi State, adding that the entire crew accompanying the Vice President is safe.

Even though somewhat traumatised by the incident, Prof. Osinbajo according Mr. Akande is continuing with his campaign engagements and planned schedules in Kogi State.

The Vice President is partnering his boss, President Muhamadu Buhari in the elections on the ticket of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and will be facing stiff competition from former Vice President Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

Mr. Abubakar has selected Dr. Peter Obi as his running mate.

Political watchers have described the elections as too close to call.

Source: BestNewsGH.com

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Kennedy Mornah is an Award Winning Ghanaian Journalist with over two decades of experience in the Ghanaian Media landscape spanning the electronic, print and digital media. He is a Media Consultant, a Corporate MC, Radio and TV Host, Founder and Publisher of the Maritime and Transport Digest Newspaper, Businessman, a Go getter and an optimist. He has worked for renowned media organizations including Diamond Fm in Tamale, Luv Fm in Kumasi, Oman Fm in Accra and Starr Fm in Accra In 2017 he received the Reporter of the Year Award at the Ghana Shippers Awards in Accra, Ghana.

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