The NMA President, Dr. Kayode OBEMBE and members of the National Officers’ Committee (NOC), the Chairman, LOC Dr. Abdulgafar Jimoh and Sokoto State NMA members, while on our journey from Tangaza and Sokoto on free medical mission, received the sad news of accident that involved the Ekiti State NMA delegates.
The news had it that Ekiti State NMA Bus had an accident on Abuja Kaduna highway and recorded some fatalities, the number of which is yet to be confirmed.
We hereby express our profound shock, condolences and commiserations on this dastardly event. As of now, we are informed that Kaduna State NMA has dispatched a team of doctors to handle the situation while we await further information.
We pray that the souls of our colleagues lost in this accident rest in perfect peace. We also pray for quick recovery of the survivors.
Further development will be communicated later.
Six members were confirmed dead, as at press time. May the Lord give NMA family and the family of the departed souls fortitude to bear Loss. Unfortunately we Lost Dr Aladesami in the accident.
Others involved are Alex, the NMA secretary, Dr O.J Taiwo, Dr Ogunseye, Dr Olajide ARD Eksuth President and one supernumerary Doctor from Eksuth with Family medicine. May the Lord grant them eternal rest.