Osinbajo successfully undergoes leg surgery
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo underwent successful surgery on his femur in a hospital in Ikeja, Lagos.
The hospital management released a statement late Saturday that was signed by Dr. Adedoyin Dosunmu–Ogunbi, it’s Medical Director. It stated that the procedure was carried out by six specialists.
“The Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, His Excellency, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, GCON, was admitted to the Duchess International Hospital GRA, Ikeja, Lagos, today on account of a fracture of his right femur (thigh bone), possibly related to a longstanding injury associated with a game of squash.
He had a surgical operation performed by a team of specialist doctors, including Dr. Wallace Ogufere (Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon); Dr. Om Lahoti (Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon); Dr. Babajide Lawson (Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon); Dr. Ken Adegoke (Consultant in Anaesthesia & Critical Care); Dr. Oladimeji Agbabiaka (Consultant Anaesthetist); and Dr. Adedoyin Dosunmu-Ogunbi (Consultant Physician & Medical Director).”
The operation was successful, and he is expected to be discharged within the next few days.”
Earlier, the Vice President, in a tweet, revealed that he had been admitted for a surgical procedure.