Dr Noah Kekere Biography
Dr. Noah Kekere is a medical doctor who was arrested in Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria, on suspicion of harvesting a woman’s kidney. The woman, Kehinde Kamal, was reportedly taken to Dr. Kekere’s hospital in January 2018 complaining of stomach pains. Dr. Kekere diagnosed her with appendicitis and performed surgery to remove her appendix. However, after the surgery, Ms. Kamal continued to experience pain and was eventually diagnosed with kidney failure.
Ms. Kamal’s husband, Alhaji Kamal, accused Dr. Kekere of harvesting his wife’s kidney during the surgery. Dr. Kekere denied the allegations, but he was arrested and charged with organ harvesting. He is currently in police custody awaiting trial.
The case of Dr. Noah Kekere has raised concerns about the illegal organ trade in Nigeria. Organ harvesting is a serious crime that can have devastating consequences for the victims. It is important to be aware of the signs of organ harvesting and to report any suspicious activity to the authorities.