Reports making the rounds that Nigeria’s former information and Director General of the National Drugs and Food Administration and Control, NAFDAC is dead has been denied by media aide..
In a post issued Friday by Mr Isaac Umunna, members of the public should disregard the rumour about Prof. Dora Akunyili’s purported death.
Umunna added that it’s the same baseless rumour circulated every 2/3 days by some people for reasons best known to them.
“They have been at this for about four weeks now and are likely to continue, since they apparently derive pleasure from doing so.” the media aide to professor Akunyili.
‘The situation, as confirmed by former Anambra Governor Peter Obi, who visited Dora in the hospital earlier this week, is that she is getting better. Thank you all. ” The media adviser concluded.
Akunyili a member at the ongoing National conference has been critically ill and was recently flown to India to continue her treatment..