Veteran actor Sadiq Daba, reportedly diagnosed with leukemia and prostate cancer, is about to be flown to the United Kingdom for intensive treatment.
Daba had complained about shortage of funds, but also stated that he did not want to be a liability to people.
Ace broadcaster Soni Irabor, who was among those rallying support for the ailing artiste, made the announcement on his Instagram page, iraborsoni, adding that he would be be travelling abroad but his account is still open to receiving funds.
A total of N10.5m had so far been raised as at Monday morning, November 20, 2017.
Soni Irabor wrote:
”#SaveSadiqDaba Update: So we all came together; Chief Kenny Martins, Dr. Joe Okei-Odumakin, Soni Irabor, Patrick Doyle, Adesina Tiamiyu, Sulaiman Aledeh and others. It’s time to say thanks to you all. Sadiq Daba is set to move out for the UK where he will be starting treatment. While we say thanks we say please let’s not be stuck mid way with this. We still need more from you. The account is still up and we look forward to receiving from you. God bless you.”