Nigeria's National Emergency Management Authoritty (NEMA) says it has activated a search party to look for a crashed chopper.
Helicopter reportedly carrying a politician has crashed in Bayelsa state. Saharareporters cannot immediately confirm the identity of the crashed chopper or the passengers on board.
Several politicians reportedly attended the burial of the father of presidential aide Oronto Douglasin Nembe area of Bayesa today. The missing helicopter is one the several helicopters that transported dignitaries to the event.