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Osinbajo discharged after successful surgery

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THE Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has been discharged from the hospital after undergoing a successful surgical operation and rehabilitation.

Professor Osinbajo underwent a surgical operation on Saturday, July 16, at the Duchess International Hospital, Ikeja, Lagos.

Laolu Akande, the spokesman for Professor Osinbajo, disclosed this in a statement today, saying the Vice President had corrective surgery without any complications.

Noting that his principal will continue recuperating in the next few days, Akande said the Vice President is grateful to all the clinical and ancillary staff of the Hospital led by its Chief Executive Officer, Dr Tokunbo Shitta-Bey and the Medical Director, Dr Adedoyin Dosunmu-Ogunbi for their professionalism and quality of care.

He equally said Osinbajo also “acknowledges and appreciates the good wishes of President Muhammadu Buhari, Nigerians from all walks of life and indeed everyone at home and abroad for the goodwill.”

See the full statement issued below:

VP OSINBAJO DISCHARGED AFTER SUCCESSFUL SURGERY, REHABILITATION AT DUCHESS HOSPITAL

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has been discharged from the hospital following a successful surgical operation and rehabilitation.

Below is a Statement from Dr Nicholas Audifferen, the Chief Personal Physician to the Vice President

“The Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, SAN was admitted to the Duchess International Hospital, Lagos, last Saturday, July 16, 2022, on account of a right femur fracture. He had corrective surgery without any complications.

“He was admitted for a total of 7 days during which he had physiotherapy and a smooth rehabilitation following the surgical operation. He has been discharged and is now recuperating.”

Prof. Osinbajo is grateful to all the clinical and ancillary staff of the Hospital led by its Chief Executive Officer, Dr Tokunbo Shitta-Bey and the Medical Director, Dr Adedoyin Dosunmu-Ogunbi for their professionalism and quality of care.

The Vice President also acknowledges and appreciates the good wishes of President Muhammadu Buhari, Nigerians from all walks of life and indeed everyone at home and abroad for the goodwill.

The VP will continue recuperating in the next few days.

 

Laolu Akande

Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media & Publicity

Office of the Vice President

25th July 2022

 

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