Medical services were disrupted at the Abaji General Hospital after a medical doctor allegedly assaulted a nurse of the hospital recently.
A source, who preferred anonymity, confided in our reporter yesterday that the nurse, Habiba Gana, complained to the doctor about the manner he handled a woman in labour. He said the doctor did not take the criticism lightly, as he started beating up the nurse.
“The nurse asked the doctor to be more cautious in handling the woman who was in labour pains for hours but the doctor got angry and pounced on the nurse,” he said. The development which started at around 5a.m. before the arrival of some personnel at the hospital crippled the day’s activities leading to confusion, the source said. Read more