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Emma Ugolee begins kidney transplant process in America (photos)

After 5years of dialysis, a failed transplant, several procedures and
millions of Naira spent, ace broadcaster Emmanuel Chinenye Ugolee is
finally in America for a kidney transplant.

The
anchor man for the hit TV show “The Gist” was on an Atlanta bound Delta
airline flight on Monday the 21st of August and then proceeded to
Baltimore in Maryland where he has since been admitted into the
University of Maryland Medical Centre.
You
would recall that Mr Ugolee enjoyed public support in an attempt to
raise the required sum of $100,000.00 for the procedure in the recent
past.
Though
there is no telling how long it would be for the final renal operation
to take place as Emmanuel Ugolee currently suffers  from venous stenosis
and is highly sensitized from  anti bodies, it is hoped that the
ongoing assessments and treatment would get him back on his feet soon.
Mr Ugolee was phenomenonal with his contribution to the growth of the  Nigerian music industry. Many wish him a speedy recovery.
Tireni Adebayo

Tireni Adebayo is the Editor of Kemi Filani News. She has BSC in Mass Communication from the Redeemer's University and M.A in Mass Communication from the University of Lagos (2014 - 2015) where she majored in Public Relations and Advertising and Digital Media.  When she is not writing, she is either listening to music or reading her favorite books. Tel: +2348000000901 Address: Herbert Macaulay, Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria Email: tireni.adabayo@kemifilani.ng

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