Jeffrey to spend Christmas in hospital
The condition of Keadilan vice president Datuk Dr Jeffrey Kitingan is improving but he is likely to spend the Christmas celebration in hospital, said his political secretary Kanul Gindol. “I am told by neurospecialist Dr Kantha that Dr Jeffrey has made a marked improvement over the last few days and he currently is able to move all this limbs after been administered treatment at Neuro Ward,” he said in a statement yesterday. The specialist also told me that Dr Jeffrey is recovering slowly but surely, and that with support and motivation from friends and family, he should make good recovery. “I am also made to understand by Dr Kantha that Dr Jeffrey sustained spinal cord injury with cord odema (swelling) at the C3 to C5 level.” “Since Datuk Dr Jeffrey is likely to spend Yuletide in hospital, his scheduled Christmas Open House in Bingkor, Keningau on December 29 is now postponed indefinitèIy Kanul said Jeffrey requested him to convey his best wishes of Merry Christmas to everybody. He said Jeffrey was sorry to be unable to celebrate the Christmas with his friends and supporters but his heart and joy are with them all.