Nigerian Chief Medical Officer reportedly dies

FMC, Umuahia in Abia State straightnews
FMC, Umuahia in Abia State

Amid the strike by resident doctors nationwide, the Chief Medical Officer of the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Umuahia, Abia State, has been reported dead.

Dr Udo Orji Nnorom, a native of Nde Owuu in Arochukwu, Abia, reportedly died in the early hours of Sunday, September 12, after a brief illness.

People who knew the doctor have gone on Facebook to express shock at his death.