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The household of the previous Editor-in-Chief of the Information Company of Nigeria (NAN), Peter Idonije Obakhedo, has appealed to public spirited Nigerians for a N15 million help to allow him endure a kidney transplant.
The journalist is at the moment bed-ridden on the Lagos College Instructing Hospital (LUTH).
Chatting with newsmen, the spouse of the retired journalist, Catherine Obakhedo, stated he has been identified with stage-five power kidney illness, which is secondary diabetic nephropathy.
In keeping with her, the previous 60-year-old editor-in-chief has been present process dialysis twice per week since 2020 along with accompanying remedy, which has taken a toll on the household’s monetary standing.
“This ailment has plundered our whole assets and financial savings. He must endure a kidney transplant to allow him dwell a standard life,” she stated.
The N15 million would cowl the kidney transplant surgical procedure along with pre and post-surgical therapies.
She appealed for monetary help from well-meaning Nigerians and the worldwide neighborhood to help the household to boost the cash for his remedy.
The donations might be made to Entry Financial institution Nigeria, Catherine Obakhedo, with account quantity 0065444380, or contact the next strains: 08028929240 and 09053895217.
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