|Dr. Pius Tizhe Submitting report to Hon. Commissioner Dr Fatima Atiku Abubakar|
The investigation panel set up by Hon Commissioner to probe the allegation of illegal removal of patient’s kidney submitted its report.
Submitting the report to the Honourable Commissioner Dr Fatima Atiku Abubakar, the Chairman of the panel, Dr Pius Tizhe, said the committee had done a thorough job base on the committee terms of reference and inline with the ethical code of conduct of Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria.
The doctor was accused to have removed Hamman’s kidney after which the patient was referred to Federal Medical Centre, Gombe, for another treatment.
Dr. Pius said, “Today, we are officially submitting the report of the panel set up by Hon Commissioner to probe the alleged removal of a patient’s kidney at Jimeta Clinic.”
“We pray that the recommendations of the panel will guide the state government to resolve the matter.”
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Dr Fatima said she would submit the report to Governor Muhammadu Bindow Jibrilla for appropriate action.
The patient is currently undergoing dialysis at the Federal Medical Centre, Yola.
BY Abubakar Mohammed
Ministry of Health