By Lawrence Olaoye
The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, Monday visited ailing former Vice President Alex Ekwueme in a London hospital.
According to a statement made available to newsmen by Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari’s on media and publicity, Mallam Garbage Shehu, Mustapha was in the London hospital to deliver the President’s goodwill message.
He stated “Upon approval by President Buhari, Dr Ekwueme was rushed to the hospital in an air ambulance in what was described as a critical condition.
The SGF, who was in London before Dr Ekwueme’s arrival, was received by his spouse, Mrs Helen Ekwueme on behalf of the Ekwueme family.
Mr Mustapha told the Ekwueme family that the President and all Nigerians are praying for the speedy recovery of the elder statesman, adding that he believed that the doctors were doing their best.”