Nigeria sends surgeons to treat people injured in church collapse - Reuters

Nigeria sends surgeons to treat people injured in church collapse  ReutersBy Tife Owolabi UYO, Nigeria (Reuters) - Nigeria rushed plastic surgeons and other specialists on Monday to a city in the south to treat more than one hundred...

Nigeria sends surgeons to treat people injured in church collapse - Reuters
Nigeria sends surgeons to treat people injured in church collapse  Reuters

By Tife Owolabi UYO, Nigeria (Reuters) - Nigeria rushed plastic surgeons and other specialists on Monday to a city in the south to treat more than one hundred people injured when a church collapsed in one of the worst recent building accidents in the West African country. "We ... raised a team of experts to come to Uyo and render a helping hand and bring succor to the weak, the sick and those who are in dire need of complicated surgery," Suleiman Giwa, head of the surgeons, told reporters at Uyo's biggest hospital. Two residents have told Reuters that at least 100 people were killed in the ...