By Abavo Kingsley




Dr Eti-osa Imagbenikaro

Doctor Okeoghene Edigba, a senior registrar in the Department of Surgery, University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH), has been reported dead.

According to Dr Etin-osa Imagbenikaro, President of the Association of Resident Doctors (ARD), UBTH Chapter, Edigba collapsed and died after performing four surgeries back to back on Saturday SAHARAREPORTERS online portal reports

?Announcing the tragedy on Twitter, Imagbenikaro wrote: “We lost Dr. Okeoghene Edigba a senior registrar in the department of surgery. He died while on call duty, after performing  four surgeries back to back. He collapsed in the call room and every attempt at resuscitation proved abortive.”