Coronavirus: COVID-19 patients allegedly hold doctors, nurse hostage in Kano
Aminu Mohammed, former chairman of the Nigeria Medical Association (NMA), made this known during a radio programme on Friday, May 8, The Cable reports.
Mohammed said the incident happened while the doctors and nurse were conducting a routine checking around the ward where the patients are being managed.
He stressed that the incident was a confirmation of the challenges being faced by health officials who need to manage hostile patients apart from treating them.
Although Tijjani Husaini, head of Kano COVID-19 technical response team, said he was not aware of the incident, Mohammed called for support for the medics facing the risk of managing the coronavirus cases.
In the late hour of Friday, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced 386 new cases of Covid-19 of which 65 cases belonged to Kano.
The post Coronavirus: COVID-19 patients allegedly hold doctors, nurse hostage in Kano appeared first on .
Share this post with your Friends on
Looking for something? Search below
You may be interested
ASUU Is Still On Strike – UNILAG ChairmanWebby - September 26, 2020
The Chairman of the University of Lagos, UNILAG chapter of the union, Dr Dele Ashiru, said on Saturday that nothing…
Force Headquarters Currently Investigating Alleged Stripping Of Hotel Staff By Ex Minister In Delta – IGPWebby - September 26, 2020
File photo Vanguard reports that the Inspector-General of Police, IGP, Mohammed Abubakar Adamu on Friday said that the Police has…
BBNaija: Laycon Reveals Why He Thinks Dorathy May Win The Reality ShowWebby - September 26, 2020
Dorathy Laycon, a Big Brother Naija housemate and finalist, has given reason why he thinks Dorathy may emerge winner of…