Former Vice President of Nigeria, Dr. Alex Ekweme ​is currently at the Intensive Care Unit of Memfys Hospital for Neurosurgery, by Penok petrol station in Trans-Ekulu, Enugu State, after he collapsed early Saturday.

Family source said that the national leader fell down while trying to pick something on a table in his home on Independence Layout Enugu and went into coma.

He was rushed to the hospital but investigation revealed that his condition had not improved and might be flown abroad for better treatment.