By our reporter
Investigations has commenced on the crashed helicopter conveying Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at Kabba in Kogi State while on a political campaign in the state.
Caverton Helicopter that manages the equipment made this known in a statement Saturday.
Below is the statement.
An Augusta AW139 Helicopter, under management by Caverton Helicopters was involved in a mishap on landing in Kabba, Kogi State around 3pm today (2nd February 2019) as a result of unusual weather conditions.
There were no injuries to the passengers or crew onboard and they were all quickly and safely evacuated.
The relevant authorities have been duly informed and an investigation into the incident has commenced. We will, of course, support the authorities as required.
We wish to reassure the public and our various stakeholders of our unwavering commitment to safety in all of our operations.
Capt. Josiah CHOMS PhD MNIM
Managing Director/Accountable Manager