May 13, 2015 – Ijeawele Ivie Is Dead: Nigerian-British Woman Dies Of Sickle Cell Anemia Disease At Age 25 In London UK
A very brilliant Nigerian lady has lost her battle to Sickle Cell Anaemia at a very tender age.
On Sunday the 10th of May 2015, 25-year-old Ijeawele Ivie passed away at a medical facility in London about 2 weeks after she was admitted.
According to her friends, Ivie graduated from Coventry University with a Masters degree in Oil & Gas Security at age 24.
She also bagged Honorary degree from Staffordshire University in Stoke-on-Trent, England.
After all the pain of blood transfusion and monthly injections, Ivie made up her mind to enjoy life and achieve her dreams and aspirations but the dream of a bright future ended three days ago on her hospital bed.
Ivie who was described as a very energetic and tireless fighter couldn’t fight the disease last Sunday.
Her last Instagram post was made 3 weeks ago (April 20th) while she was travelling out of Nigeria to London.
She also shared a photo of a black designer bag showing her British and Nigerian passports.
Watch this touching documentary of Ivie’s Sickle Cell Anemia battle below
May her soul and that of other victims of Sickle Cell Anemia rest in peace.