By Chioma Obinna
Trauma care and emergency response services in Nigeria recently received a boost with the unveiling of a multi-speciality hospital by the Loveworld Medical Missions Services.
At the groundbreaking ceremony, a member of the Central Executive Council, Loveworld Incorporated, Revd. Tom Amenkhienan said the hospital, located at Aseese, along the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway was built to help victims of road crashes and emergency response services in Nigeria.
“Injuries are a major cause of morbidity and mortality in developing and developed countries. About 5.8 million people die each year as a result of injuries; overall, injuries are estimated to be the third most common cause of death globally.
“Today road traffic injuries are a leading cause of premature death and…