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BREAKING NEWS: Nigerian Doctor Dies Of Coronavirus In UK With Wife In Critical Condition



Nigerian medical UK bases doctor, Dr. Alfa Sa’adu, has just been confirmd dead in the United Kingdom after he was infected with Coronavirus.

The Doctor, who is a native of Kwara State, died on Tuesday, March 31, 2020. Until his death, he worked at Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust and was a former Medical Director of London Hospital UK.

A family member, who confirmed the news on Tuesday, saying that the victim’s wife, who is also a medical doctor in the UK, has also been infected with the virus and is currently in a critical state at a hospital.

A nephew of the late doctor Ahman Makams, said that Dr Alfa Sa’adu had contracted the virus after going to a hospital as a consultant to help those struggling with the disease.

Dr. Alfa Sa’adu graduated from University College, London, with a BSC in Anatomy in 1973 and from University College Hospital Medical School with MB.BS in 1976.

He had returned to Nigeria in 1979 for his National Youth Service before he started teaching and training at Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital in Zaria, Kaduna State.

Dr. Alfa Sa’adu, who is the third Galadiman Patigi and was turbaned in March 2000, had returned to London in 1984 and became the Medical Director and Deputy Chief Executive at Ealing Hospital NHS Trust.



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