Breaking: MKO’s personal physician Falomo is dead


Dr. Ore Falomo, a personal physician to the the late acclaimed winner of June 12, 1993 presidential election, Chief Mashood Kashimawo Abiola, is dead.

The Nation newspaper reported that sources at his Maryland, Lagos hospital, said he died around 2am on Saturday, November 9, after a brief illness.

According to the report, the renowned doctor had many eminent Nigerians, top military leaders, monarchs, businessmen and diplomats as his clients.

It was learnt that the deceased was also subjected to a sort of psychological torture by the military, which denied him access to the detained winner of June 12, 1993 presidential poll.

The report also noted that the late human rights lawyer, Chief Gani Fawehinmi, picked quarrel with the distinguished doctor, who was permitted to briefly see Abiola but without any medical tool.

Falomo was a great friend the late philanthropist and his family held in esteem.


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