Taraba State Governor, Danbaba Suntai, who was involved in a plane crash in Yola on Thursday, has been air lifted from the Yola Specialist Hospital, where he was receiving treatment to Abuja enroute Germany.
The Ambulance conveying him and other medical personnel attending to him departed the hospital for the Yola international airport, at about 12.15pm, under heavy security.
A medical source however revealed that he was in a stable condition. He said the Governor sustained fracture on his right hand and some facial bruises.
Meanwhile, President Goodluck Jonathan Friday afternoon visited Governor Suntai at the National Hospital, Abuja before his departure to Germany. Earlier, the president had hinted the federal government’s preparedness to fly the governor abroad for medical treatment if the need arose.