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Onyeka Onwurah, a chartered accountant and former banker, is soliciting a public donation of ₦three million to fund a kidney transplant surgical procedure.
The 42-year-old father of 4 kids is a resident of Gwagwalada, Abuja. He labored with Zenith Financial institution for 11 years after which resigned in 2016, to additional his schooling to modify his profession to lecturing in a tertiary establishment.
“Sadly, I fell sick shortly after my resignation from the financial institution and after I obtained to the hospital in 2017, I used to be instructed that my kidneys had been failing,” Onwurah instructed The Guardian.
“I then started to handle it instantly till December 2020 after I was instructed that it has progressed to its end-stage and that I must do an pressing kidney transplant to be able to stay an excellent and wholesome life as soon as once more.”
The estimated price of a kidney transplant in Nigeria is about ₦10 million Naira. Onwurah has been capable of increase ₦7 million however wants a further ₦three million Naira to finish the price of the surgical procedure.
In a plea letter, the College of Abuja Educating Hospital stated “Onwurah was recognized for persistent kidney illness” which is “capital intensive”.
“I’m begging individuals to please come to my assist. Please, I would like your type help on this regard,” Onwurah stated.
Individuals who intend to financially help Onwurah’s kidney transplant surgical procedure can achieve this by way of his account particulars – John Onyeka Onwurah with account Quantity 0046026518 of Entry Financial institution. He will be reached on 08188187700.
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