Minister of Health Isaac Adewole has been revealed to chair the medical team attending to the son of the president Yusuf Buhari.
Yusuf Buhari had suffered a head injury and broken a limb after he was involved in a bike accident in Abuja.
The presidency had revealed that he is in stable condition after undergoing surgery.
Wife of the president Aisha Buhari shared on her Instagram a photo of the medical team, thanking them.
The team includes the best neurosurgeons around Nigeria, including Professor Temitayo Sokunbi, Professor B.B. Shehu, Dr. Biodun Ogunbo, and Assistant Professor M. Raji Mahmud.
Aisha Buhari also thanked Nigerians for their prayers. She wrote:
On behalf of my family, I will like to thank well meaning Nigerians for their prayers in the past week.
Special thanks to the team of doctors and specialists who have worked tirelessly to ensure that my son Yusuf remains stable, most especially Nurse Eze Doris Eberechukwu of Nisa Premier, the medical team chaired by the Hon. Minister of Health Prof. Isaac Folorunsho Adewole, the team of neurosurgeons Prof. Temitayo Sokunbi, Prof. B.B. Shehu, Dr. Biodun Ogunbo and Asst. Prof. M.Raji Mahmud, the team of Orthopaedic Surgeons Dr. Felix Ogedengbe and Dr. Akinola, the intensivists Dr. Simon Esangbedo, the Personal Physician to the President Dr. Suhayb Sanusi, my personal physician Dr. M. Kamal and the Nurses have all ensured that he remains stable while receiving treatment.
Also many thanks to Dr. Jaf Momoh CMD of National Hospital Abuja and his team for their continuous support.
Photo Credit: aishambuhari