Public outrage has been generated by a 30-second video of Patrick Fakoya, alias Rico Swavey, a former reality TV star, in his last moments at a hospital in Lagos State.
The deceased Rico Swavey was put on oxygen while he was unconscious on a chair in the film that was taken by one of the nurses caring for him.
When the nurse pulled out a phone and began recording him, it was seen that the nurses were attempting to transport him on a bed.
A different nurse could be heard advising her colleague not to do it.
Quite a several media personalities and people have reacted with hostility to the video
A strategic marketer tweeted, “Anytime I watch that video of the nurses joking, laughing and making needless videos of Rico for social media instead of giving him the necessary urgent attention needed to save his life, my heart breaks over again cause he could have survived. RIP Rico.”
Gbenga Omotoso, the state’s commissioner for information and strategy, announced that an investigation had been launched by the state government.
He declared an investigation have begun into the improper behavior of people who appeared in that video.