Brother’s Keeper: Popular Nigerian Comedian Donates Kidney to Save Brother

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Lot’s of Nigerians may be suffering from kidney-related issues, however cases that have been brought to public eye are of those that are particularly in the showbiz industry.

A report from NET discloses that Popular comedian and OAP, Okeremute Iruvwe aka De Don recently donated one of his kidneys to save his brother’s life.

De Don is said to be currently recuperating in India, after he gave out a kidney in order to save the life of his brother who urgently needed a transplant to survive.

According to the report;

‘Morris’ first kidney in 2009 was donated by one of his sisters. Since the operation, he has had to travel to India every now and then for check up until 2012, when he could no longer do so due to financial constraints. This year, the kidney finally packed up, which now required another transplant and De Don was the only sibling willing to donate his.

De Don, an Economics graduate of the Lagos State University has been a toast in the comedy industry, featuring in most of the top comedy shows in the country. He now hosts his own show, ‘Comedy happy Hour with De-Don’ on Rainbow 94.1FM.



Segun Adekoye

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