Unknown gunmen suspected to be kidnappers have abducted two medical doctors working in Kogi state.

Dr. Ebiloma Yahaya Aduku of Zonal Hospital Ankpa and Dr. Kelechi Mgbahurike of Christ the King Hospital, Anyigba were kidnapped at different locations.

While Dr. Aduku  was kidnapped at Ankpa on October 6, Dr. Mgbahurike was  abducted from his hospital in Anyigba on October 7, 2020.

The Nigeria Medical Association (NMA), Kogi state chapter, confirmed the incident to newsmen in Lokoja on Friday evening in a release jointly signed by its chairman, Dr. Oyiguh Simeon Omakoji and secretary, Dr. Famotele Tolorunju, after an emergency executive council meeting.

The Kogi state Police command is yet to confirme the incidents but the Police public relations officer (PPRO), WIlliam Aya, said he would furnish journalists with the needed information after he got in touch with the divisional police officers in Ankpa and Anyigba areas.


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