Nigerians have taken to Twitter to express their pain about the death of Captain Chika, the pilot involved in the helicopter crash in Opebi, Lagos state.
Celebrating him for being a hero, the tweets are nothing but eulogies and tributes to the former pilot.
A Twitter user identified as First Doctor with the handle @DrAtangwho tweeted:
“Captain Chika involved in the Opebi helicopter crash yesterday is said to have emptied the fuel tank of his plane to avoid explosions & maneuvered it onto a fence to avoid landing on a roof top. This man looked out for others even while crashing. He deserves a hero’s honour!”
Another Twitter user identified as Ifechidere tweeted:
“I want to celebrate this Captain Chika! He averted what would have been a bigger tragedy, emptying his fuel tank, and crashing into a wall. How many think of humanity even in their last minutes? Rest In Peace Chika! Yous served well.”
See tweets below: