A Medical Doctor, Okeoghene Ediegba, has slumped and died, after performing extensive surgical operations, at the University of Benin Teaching Hospital, Benin City.
Ediegba, who was a senior surgeon, collapsed in the hospital’s call room, after performing four surgical operation back-to-back.
Chairman of the hospital’s resident doctors association, Doctor Etinosa Ima-Gbekaruo, announced the tragic death on his twitter handle.
He said that all efforts to revive him failed.
The teaching hospital’s spokesman, Joshua Uwali, confirmed the incident.