In what appears to be a planned attacked, a female Medical Doctor, Dr Mrs Florence Onua, Consultant Family Medicine Physician based in Port Harcourt Nigeria, have died of multiple gun shot injuries from an attempted abduction and Robbery incident.
The Nigeria Medical Association through her Public Relations Officer in the state, Dr. Justice Ohaka, who confirmed the incident in a statement, noted that the victim sustained several bullet wounds and later died at the emergency ward of the University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital.
Already condolence messages and tribute are pouring into the home of the deceased. One of such messages was obtained by DoctorsQuarters.com and reads thus;
With deep sadness and a heavy heart we announce the death of our colleague Dr Mrs Florence Onua a Consultant Family Physician and Braithwaite Memorial Hospital Port Harcourt who died after multiple gun shot injuries from an attempted abduction and robbery incident.
We pray her spouse a colleague Dr Alfred Onua, her family and loved ones and the larger Hippocratic family. That God comforts and strengthens us and grant her eternal rest. We demand that the Government and security agencies apprehend and bring the perpetrators of this act to justice.
The deceased was married to a Consultant Ophthalmologist. She will be greatly missed.