By Johnbosco Agbakwuru
SECRETARY to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Boss Mustapha, Monday visited the former Vice President, Dr.. Alex Ekwueme in a Landon hospital.
Mustapha in the visit conveyed the President Muhammadu Buhari’s goodwill message to Dr Ekwueme.
A statement by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu in Abuja, Monday, stated that upon approval by President Buhari, Dr Ekwueme was rushed to the hospital in an air ambulance in what was described as a critical condition.
According to him, “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.”