Adil El Tayar turned the 1st functioning NHS surgeon to die from coronavirus in Britain.
Zeinab Badawi mourns the demise of the renowned surgeon and family members member who, like her, was born in Sudan but has invested most of his daily life in the British isles.
Illustrations by George Wafula.
Online video edited by Maisie Smith-Walters.
Listen to the comprehensive episode on the BBC’s From Our Have Correspondent, first broadcast on 28 March 2020.