Ekwueme in critcal condition flown abroad for medical treatment

Ekwueme in critcal condition flown abroad. The leader statesman and Second Republic Vice-President, Dr. Alex Ekwueme, was on Sunday morning flown abroad for medical treatment. The health condition of Dr. Alex Ekwueme did not improve in Memphys Hospital of Neurosurgery, Enugu. He has to be flown abroad for urgent medical treament.

Dr. Alex Ekwueme was hospitalised in Enugu after after collapsing at his residence in the Independence Layout area of Enugu on October 28. He is suffering from a chest infection. Some online media also reported his death and was later debunked by the family member.

Ekwueme in critcal condition flown abroad

Ekwueme in critcal condition flown abroad
Ekwueme in critcal condition flown abroad

The Punch news wrote that a white air ambulance, with registration number N605 AJ, which flew the elder statesman out of the country, departed the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu, around 8:30 am.

The air ambulance was waiting on the tarmac when Ekwueme was brought to the airport in a National Orthopaedic Hospital, Enugu, SUV ambulance.

The destination of the flight was not clear as of the time of filing this report as sources in the Ekwueme family did not disclose the hospital, and in which country, the former Vice-President would be receiving treatment.

Recalled that President Muhammadu Buhari approved his medical treatment in abroad. The former vice president Dr. Alex Ekwueme has been flown abroad for medical treatment.

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