Former NANS President, Dauda Mohammed, Is Dead – See Photo

#NigeraDecides2019: Counting Of Votes Commences At Polling Units (LIVE Updates) - Click Here!

2019 Lagos State Model Colleges Entrance Examination Registration With Ease (Step By Step)

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has announced the death of a former National President of the association, Mr Dauda Mohammed, aged 38, after a protracted illness.

NANS’ President, Comrade Chinonso Obasi, who spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja, said Mohammed died on Sunday enroute Ito ndia where he had gone for medical treatment.

Obasi said that the mail sent to him by Artemis Group of Hospitals, Delhi, India indicated that Mohammed passed on five minutes before landing at Delhi Airport.

Read Also  Ekiti government denies Okada ban

He said that the mail indicated that the hospital would conduct an autopsy on Oct.3 after which his remains would be released for transportation back to Nigeria.

Mohammed departed Abuja for India on Sept. 30 to receive treatment for liver cirrhosis. The Niger State Government had released N14 million to foot the medical bill after an appeal by NANS.

Read Also  Ballot Box Snatching: Jonathan warns against extra-judicial killings

“We declare on month mourning and national action against cancer as we pray God to console his family. “We also declare a national action against cancer and appeal the governments at all levels to be more proactive on issues pertaining to the health of citizens.

Download e-books for education and research for FREE - Click Here

“Medical facilities in Nigeria should be standardized to enable our medical personnel handle complex forms of sicknesses,’’ Obasi said.

The NANS president said that Mohammed’s family had been informed of his demise. Born in 1979, Mohammed was NANS’ President from 2011 to 2012; he attended the University of Jos.

Click Here to Join Newsnow Nigeria WhatsApp Group for Breaking News Alerts

Follow Us on FACEBOOK, TWITTER

Read Also  President Buhari Meets UK Prime Minister; Says '2019 Not On My Mind' (Photos)

Do You Know Nigeria? Attempt 10 simple questions on Nigeria for FREE and Win FREE N500 Airtime - Click Here to Participate!

For your news articles, press release, Breaking News, send e-mail to [email protected]

Get the latest BREAKING NEWS inside your e-mail address inbox; fill the form below and click the subscribe button
English Premier League – Fixtures, Results and Table - Click Here Nigeria Premier Football League – Fixtures, Results and Table - Click Here