Acquaintances of a 45-year-old patient went on a rampage— injuring some hospital staff and damaging property — after a doctor at the Sobi specialist hospital broke the news of his death late on Saturday evening.
A prompt response from the police averted further damage to life and property.
who is suffering from illness arises from HIV infections was earlier taken to a private hospital but his health state continue to deteriorate, He was then advised to get immediately admitted to a tertiary care hospital by a doctor in the private hospital. The patient was then taken to Sobi specialist hospital in ilorin at around 6.50 pm.
Over the next two hours, the doctors tried their best to revive him. The patient was given the needed emergency care as per the protocol of medical treatment Unfortunately, he could not be revived. He was declared dead and immediately, his relatives were counselled, doctor added.
This led to the rage of the brother of the deceased who alleged that the nurse failed to attend to the patient when the treatment was needed, he attack the nurse “adenike Alabi”who was on duty when the deceased was checked in and beat her to coma.
According to our report gathering the nurse was placed in ICU to help revive her as it was gathered that the assailant beat her into coma and damage the hospital property worth millions of naira, Arrest has not been made but the case has been reported to the police.