Gorvenor General Michael Ogio was Medevac to Brisbane Hospital
By Calvin Casper -NBC News
Governor General Sir Michael Ogio was medevacked to Brisbane, Australia, to receive urgent medical treatment.
In a statement, the Government House confirmed the Grand Chief was taken to Pacific International Hospital on Wednesday this week and underwent regular medical checks.
However, his condition deteriorated and was admitted at the hospital’s intensive care unit.
Sir Michael was administered blood transfusion to stabilize his condition.
The vice regal had undergone a coronary heart bypass surgery in Singapore in November, last year.
He has developed serious complications that warrant urgent medical treatment that is not available in the country.
By midnight last night, the Governor General’s condition had stabilized and was medevacked to Brisbane, Australia, this morning.