Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State, who visited the retired Judge yesterday in the company of the Speaker of the Imo State House of Assembly, Benjamin Uwajumogu, said that the state government had concluded plans with the Oputa family to fly him abroad for further medical treatment as soon as possible.
“He is in good hands and his health is improving but he needs more attention abroad, and in line with the wishes of the family, we have concluded plans to immediately fly him abroad.
“As a great citizen of this country and Imo State, he deserves the best and the state is totally committed to that and all expenses will be taken care of,” Okorocha stated.
Oputa fell seriously ill last weekend and was rushed to the Federal Medical Centre, Owerri, the Imo State capital.The 96 year old Justice was hit by a stroke.
Get well soon sir!