Femi Adesina’s Health Revelation: A Near-Fainting Experience Unveiled.
Former presidential spokesman, Femi Adesina, has candidly shared a distressing incident from his tenure, recounting how he nearly fainted at an event due to the intense stress incurred during an extensive foreign trip alongside former President Muhammadu Buhari.
The revelation is documented in Adesina’s latest book, ‘Reflections of a Special Adviser, Media and Publicity (2015-2023),’ launched in Abuja.
Exhaustive Trip Originating from the World Bio Summit:
Adesina narrates the incident, which occurred at the headquarters of the National Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Abuja.
The exhaustive journey began after he accompanied Buhari to the first World Bio Summit in South Korea, organized by the World Health Organisation in October 2022.
The flight back from Seoul took a toll, lasting 17 hours and leaving Adesina drained.
The Unfolding Health Crisis: A Presentation at NSCDC Event:
Despite recognizing his weariness, Adesina honored a commitment to present at a seminar on Strategic Communication organized by the NSCDC.
During the presentation, he suddenly lost focus, became disoriented, and struggled to continue. His account describes a moment of disconnection at the podium, raising concerns about his well-being.
Rescue by DSS Spokesman and Immediate Medical Attention:
Adesina credits the former spokesman for the Department of State Services, Peter Afunnaya, for observing his distress and guiding him to a seat.
Following this alarming episode, Adesina underwent an urgent medical checkup. The examination occurred at the Everight Diagnostic Centre in Abuja, owned by Mr. Everest Okpara.
Health Implications Uncovered: Comprehensive Tests and Necessary Precautions:
The diagnostic tests revealed areas of concern, prompting Adesina to take immediate precautions.
The former presidential spokesman emphasizes the significance of not underestimating one’s vulnerability and advocates for prioritizing health.
Acknowledging that he had pushed himself to the brink, Adesina underscores the lesson learned: “Do not drive yourself to breaking point.”
A Timely Warning: Femi Adesina’s Health Alert to Aspiring Senior Citizens:
The incident serves as a stark reminder that even those in demanding roles should be mindful of their health.
Adesina’s warning resonates with aspiring senior citizens, urging them to recognize their limitations and prioritize their well-being.
The revelation serves as a cautionary tale against pushing oneself beyond reasonable limits for the sake of professional commitments.Share on Facebook «||» Share on Twitter «||» Share on Reddit «||» Share on LinkedIn