ABIA: Governor Ikpeazu’s Coronavirus Case Worsens With Kidney Failure, Moved To Abuja

June 10, 2020
66 Views

Governor of Abia State, Okezie Ikpeazu has reportedly been moved to Abuja for intensive care, barely 48 hours after his coronavirus status was made public.

KanyiDaily recalls that Monday, Abia Government announced that Okezie Ikpeazu had tested positive for COVID-19, making him the fourth governor to contract the virus in Nigeria.

According to SaharaReporters, Governor Ikpeazu has kidney failure and has been undergoing dialysis, thereby further complicating his situation and threatening his chances of making a full recovery from COVID-19.

An inside source said the governor is currently being treated at his home in Abuja with a sizable number of medical personnel on the ground to ensure he gets the best care possible.

ALSO READOver 2000 Prostitutes Runs Out Of Business As Governor Ikpeazu Shuts Down Brothels In Abia

Apart from medical staff on the ground to attend to him, it was gathered that Governor Ikpeazu also arrived Abuja with a retinue of aides and security personnel, some of whom are believed to have tested positive for the virus as well.

Before now, there were attempts to fly the Abia governor abroad for treatment but following the ban on international flights in many countries around the world and his positive status of the virus, that idea was frustrated and the decision to move him to Abuja was reached.

KanyiDaily recalls in March, Governor Ikpeazu said coronavirus would not afflict Abia because the state is mentioned in the Bible.

He has now joined a growing list of state governors who have tested positive for the virus. Others include Nasir El-Rufai of KadunaSeyi Makinde of Oyo and Bala Mohammed of Bauchi, all of whom have recovered from the virus.

You may be interested

6 Common mistakes people make when buying cars in Nigeria
News
2 views
News
2 views

6 Common mistakes people make when buying cars in Nigeria

Webby - December 2, 2021

Are there red flags you need to avoid when buying cars in Nigeria? Well, the answer is yes! Buying a…

Men should avoid these fashion mistakes to prevent low sperm count
Health
6 views
Health
6 views

Men should avoid these fashion mistakes to prevent low sperm count

Webby - December 2, 2021

You spent so many years trying not to get her pregnant, so when you finally want to become a dad,…

Here are 4 foods that causes body odour, avoid or reduce them
Health
8 views
Health
8 views

Here are 4 foods that causes body odour, avoid or reduce them

Webby - December 2, 2021

No matter how hard you try to fight body odor, that putrid-smelling prespiration always seems to leave you drenched in…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.