Two Nurses have been confirmed kidnapped in Idon General Hospital of Kajuru local government area of Kaduna State early hours of Thursday morning.
The Medical Director of the hospital, Dr. Shingyu Shamnom who confirmed the incident to LEADERSHIP on Thursday, disclosed that the bandits stormed the general hospital through the fence with heavy weapons.
According to him, the bandits shot sporadically in the premises of the hospital, two Nurses on night duty came out in their uniforms and they identified them as medical staff of the hospital and kidnapped them.
” When we heard gunshots, we remained at our various homes, until a call was put through to us that it was kidnappers that invaded the hospital, only to discover that two of the nurses on night duty were taken away by the bandits.
Dr. Shingyu added that ‘the kidnappers went away with a phone of one of the Staff whom we thought he was also kidnapped but later returned”.
The Executive Chairman of Kajuru Local Government, Hon. Cafra Casino when contacted confirmed the kidnap of the 2 nurses.
He said investigation was ongoing on the matter and urged people in the area to remain calm.