There seem to be a lot of tributes to be made to prominent people that have died in the past few weeks. While the world is still mourning Chadwick Boseman the Nigerian celebrity Tiwa Savage is paying tribute to the pilot of crashed Quorum helicopter Chika who reportedly saved many lives by crashing the helicopter on a fence.
Pilot Chika reportedly knew that the helicopter a going to crash so he quickly emptied the aviation fuel to avoid an explosion when the crash eventually occurred.
Through his assumptions, the plane crashed into a fence at a residential area in Ikeja, Lagos. Photos of the crash site went viral as the polite died after being rushed to the hospital.
Had the aviation fuel remained in the helicopter, an explosion would have occurred and more lives would have been lost as a result of the crash. Nigerians who have heard about Pilot Chika’s heroic act have been calling on the Nigerian government to honor the late pilot.
Even when Nigeria’s former Vice President Atiku Abubakar paid tribute to Chadwick Boseman celebrating his life, some of his followers were urging him to recognize the heroic act of the pilot in the Lagos Helicopter crash that saved the country from a possible national tragedy on Friday. They wanted others to imitate the celebrity Tiwa Savage.
On her Instagram handle, the celebrity Tiwa Savage made the tribute on Saturday after news of his heroic act began to spread. She did it by saying
“Chika, keep flying” and she shared a photo of the late pilot.
Hundreds of her fans also celebrated Captain Chika for his heroic act and appreciated the celebrity Tiwa Savage for honoring Nigerais hero while other celebrities are honoring the late American movie star, Chadwick Boseman.
A fan by name AmJaydiva commented on celebrity Tiwa Savage’s Instagram post:
“Glad you posted him others are busy posting American TChalla not a bad thing though. But charity begins at home. Condolences to captain Chika and Tchallas family.” AnJaydiva.
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