By Bemgba Iortyom
Mr. Bemgba Akaayar, the man with the unusual growth on his back, has finally gone under the surgical blades at the Benue State University Teaching Hospital, Makurdi.
Mr. Akaayar, as at time of this report has been taken to the theatre where a team of surgeons led by Prof. Bito are working to remove the giant lump growth on his back.
Prior to now, the surgery was put off severally owing to rising sugar levels of the patient who is a peasant farmer and had lived with the strange ailment for over ten years.
A public appeal for assistance to his plight on this medium recently brought monetary donations pouring in from kind-hearted people from within and outside of Benue State which were used to pay for his medical bills making it possible for him to go to surgery.
Details on his situation shall be made available as they unfold.