A medical practitioner identified as Dr Solomon Nidiamaka, has been kidnapped by gunmen who attacked the General Hospital at Ugwolawo in Ofu Local Government Area of Kogi State on Monday July 19.
Dr Omakoji Simeon Oyiguh, Kogi State Chairman of the Nigeria Medical Association, (NMA), and the association secretary, Dr Famotele Talorunju confirmed the attack and further disclosed that Nidiamaka was whisked to an unknown destination by the invaders.
The statement read;
”The State Officers of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) Kogi State wishes to inform all concerned that our member, Dr Solomon Nidiamaka, who works at the General Hospital Ugwolawo, Ofu Local Government Area was forcefully taken away by kidnappers around 8:30 am today, 19 July, 2021 from the hospital premises.
“We call the government of Kogi State and all security agencies to work very hard towards his early and safe release”.