Information reaching us has it that the heavy weight politician has been in a very unhealthy condition for some time and that the situation was being managed by medical experts,only for the condition to get worse last week.
The worsening health condition was what informed his being rushed to England for a better and more intensive medical attention.
He was flown abroad on Wednesday February 8 2012.
Sources attribute the cause of his present state to a partial stroke.
Close source divulged to us that the incident ‘left him bedridden’.
Sources claimed ‘he was shielded from seeing visitors at his Ikoyi home since the happenstance transpired-till he was flown abroad’.
It is believed that the secrecy that pervades the state of health of the powerful personality is meant to protect his political and business empire.
We shall keep you posted as events unfold.