Comic actor, Samuel Seth Kwabena Karikari, known as Koo Ofori has revealed that a mistake on the part of one doctor at a private medical hospital where his late wife had gone to deliver a baby which led to her death.
According to him, the doctor left one of the medical tools used for a Cesarean Section (CS) in her stomach after they had succeeded in taking out the baby. Koo Fori who called in into Angel FM’s #PatientLivesMatter segment of the Morning Show, Anopa BoSUo on Monday said this mistake led to the swelling of the late wife’s stomach.
He stated “A similar thing happened and for six days, my wife couldn’t go to the toilet and she was having a swelling stomach so she went back to the hospital where the CS was performed but because the doctor knew of the mistake he had done, he neglected her, they were not attending to her and that led to her death…,” he sadly said this in an interview with Captain Smart.
The comic actor lost his wife, Mrs. Mary Karikari in August 2010 after she had delivered a baby at a hospital, media reports at the time indicated suffered some serious complication following the delivery of her baby.
Interestingly, some medical doctors at the facility, following reports of the death of the wife approached the police investigating the matter and urged them to convince him to drop the legal action he was pursuing against them. He further revealed that following his wife’s death, “over 12 people have approached him with the same case,