Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is now “receiving physiotherapy and mobilizing quite well on crutches”, medics monitoring his condition at Duchess International Hospital, Ikeja, Lagos have revealed.
This is according to a statement signed by the medical director of the hospital, Dr. Adedoyin Dosunmu-Ogunbi, titled “Duchess International Hospital, Ikeja Provides Update on the Condition of Vice President Osinbajo.”
The punch reports that Osinbajo, on Saturday July 16, 2022, successfully underwent femur surgery to correct squash-related injuries.
The statement read: “The Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, His Excellency Prof. Yemi Osinbajo continues to make good progress at Duchess International Hospital, Ikeja.
“Following a successful operation to repair a fractured right femur (thigh bone) on Saturday, His Excellency is now receiving physiotherapy and is mobilizing quite well on crutches.
“The goal of this stage of treatment is to reduce pressure on his right leg while promoting healing and rehabilitation back to his usual active state.
“All aspects of the Vice President’s post-operative care have gone satisfactorily so far. Her multidisciplinary team of doctors, nurses, physiotherapists and allied health professionals are extremely pleased with her progress.
“We will continue to update the public on his treatment progress.”