Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has visited and offset medical payments of individuals who suffered numerous levels of accidents, in a street accident involving a bus hooked up to the Governor’s Press Unit and two autos, in Ugbowo space of Benin Metropolis.
Among the victims are admitted and receiving medical care on the College of Benin Educating Hospital (UBTH), Benin Metropolis.
The governor, through the go to, learnt that one of many victims, Freeman Okoro, a five-year-old, was a most cancers affected person and had come for chemotherapy session at UBTH earlier than the unlucky incident.
On studying of his situation, the governor pledged to take duty of his most cancers remedy and in addition offset the invoice of Freeman’s cousin, who had been held within the hospital for his incapacity to pay for his remedy.
Governor Obaseki mentioned, “I got here to see the situation of the victims of the accident myself. Simply as we now have promised on the day of the accident when the victims had been admitted. The state authorities has taken full duty of their medical payments.