Nigerian Medical Association Raised Alarm As Gunmen Abduct Doctor In Kogi

Nigerian Medical Association Raised Alarm As Gunmen Abduct Doctor In Kogi.

The Medical Director, Peace Hospital, Anyigba, Dr. Azubuike Iheanacho has been abducted by suspected kidnappers.

NMA in a statement signed by the State chairman and Secretary, Dr Omakoji Oyiguh and Dr Famotele
Tolorunju reapectively, after an emergency meeting of the association on Sunday said the yet-to-be- identified gunmen stormed Dr Azubuike’s residencebbetween 9 pm and 9.30 pm on Saturday, November
21, and took him from the gate of his house.

“Dr Azubuike Joel Iheanacho was kidnapped in front of his house at Anyigba in Dekina Local government area of Kogi State. He was in a vehicle
with another man and the wife when the kidnappers ordered the other two out of the car,”.

The association said it has reported the ugly incident to the security agencies and the state government for intervention, hoping it will lead to
Iheanacho’s rescue.

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