There had been tributes and condolence message to the late pilot of helicopter that crashed yesterday, China Ernest.
Just as if he knew he would die, below was the moment he had before his demise…
“He was in the staff house with our crew till 10 last night.. the base is quite taken back
That was the Capt Chika playing yesterday nite.
God is wonderful…”
In the video you could see him just having fun with his fellow crew.
Rip capt chika
SAD! “They waited for police report until he died” – lady mourns pilot of ill-fated helicopter that crashed in Lagos on Friday August 28
The helicopter belonging to Quorom Aviation, crashed into a wall separating two buildings at about 12noon on Friday. There were three crew members in the helicopter that flew into Lagos from Rivers state.
While two of the crew members died at the scene, one of them who happens to be the pilot, Chika Ernest, was rushed to the hospital.
According to his friend, Gloria Ugolee who is a sister to media personality, Emmanuel Ugolee, the pilot died as the hospital waited for a police report. She also revealed that late Chika emptied his fuel tank before crashing into the wall so as to avoid an explosion.