Another Nigerian born and a doctor in the United Kingdom Dr Edmond Adedeji has died
Great Western Hospital in Swindon, Wiltshire, described the 62-year-old as a “respected and well-liked member of the team”.
The father-of-three had worked as a locum registrar in the Emergency Department of the Great Western Hospital since last August.
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The family said: “We as a family are grateful to God for the life of Dr Edmond Adefolu Adedeji.
“He died doing a job he loved, serving others before himself.
“We would like to thank the staff and his colleagues for looking after him during his final days. He leaves behind a wife, three children and three grandchildren.”
Kevin McNamara, chief executive of the local NHS trust, said Dr Adedeji was “a respected and well-liked member of the team”.
“On behalf of the whole Trust, I would like to extend our sincere condolences to Edmond’s family,” he said.