Ado-Ekiti – The former Chief Medical Director of the Ekiti State Teaching Hospital,Dr Patrick Adegun and his wife were on Thursday’s evening kidnapped by unknown gunmen.
This is coming barely a week after a nurse, Mrs Margaret Aladenika working with the Federal Teaching Hospital, Ido Ekiti was abducted.
Consequently,the Medical and Dental Consultants Association of Nigeria ,Ekiti State chapter has ordered its members to withdraw their services until Adegun is found.
Chairman of the association, Dr Olusola Aduloju who lamented the insecurity in the health sector ,said all their members working at EKSUTH would withdraw their services until their security is guaranteed by the government and the police
“We are taking this step so that the government can provide security for us. We are tired of this situation and we have ordered our men in EKSUTH to withdraw their services until our member and his wife are found”.