President Buhari has commiserated with families of victims of the Bell 206 helicopter operated by Quorum Aviation which crashed Friday into a building in Opebi, Lagos State.
In a statement issued by the special adviser on media and publicity to President Mohammadu Buhari, Femi Adesina, he said:
“While the nation awaits a report of the investigation into the accident by aviation regulatory agencies, the President prays that God will console the bereaved families, grant peace to the souls of the dead and speedy recovery to the injured”.
Moreover, more details have emerged concerning the Opebi helicopter crash. According to the statement released by Quorum Company, owners of the helicopter, all three victims of the crash were crew members and were flying from Port-Harcourt to Lagos when it crashed between two buildings in Ikeja en-route to Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos.
However, the third victim who initially survived and was rushed to the hospital has lost his life, bringing the total number of casualties to three.