Suspected outfitted thieves numbering about
ten on Sunday attacked the University of
Calabar Teaching Hospital (UCTH) and stole
three recently conceived infants and additionally
properties worth a great many naira.
According to Dialy Post , the episode
happened at pediatric unit of the Hospital
on Sunday night when the speculated thieves
attacked the place, beat up medical caretakers, pregnant
ladies, nursing moms and stole cash,
handsets and at least three recently
Wellbeing laborers and patients who talked with
newsmen, said the equipped burglars arrived
the healing center without covers.
“The burglars, who wielded their weapons,
had free access into the maternity area
with no opposition and promptly
started to go from one bed to bed picking
An onlooker who argued obscurity said
“The episode, which happened late Sunday
night was a recurrent event at the equivalent
doctor’s facility where various children were
answered to have been stolen”.
At the point when our journalist visited the healing facility
on Monday morning, numerous medical attendants and other
wellbeing laborers were seen examining the
episode in low tone.
They denounced the uplifted weakness in
the rambling and broken down healing facility
which they said for a while now all
the security firms and ordinary policemen
have pulled back their administrations over non-
installment by the administration of the
One of the medical attendants who was supporting the
influenced nursing moms who were wailing
wildly over the taking of their
babies, argued not to be named and stated,
“Recently night a few furnished looters had
access into this (pediatric) unit.
“They accompanied weapons and matchetes. They
whip my partners and nursing moms.
They removed a few infants, handsets and
cash and in addition other individual resources
from the patients and nursing moms.
“The security in this healing facility has been extremely
permeable. Lives of patients, medical attendants and specialists
are in danger. There is no place in this clinic
that is sheltered. .
“Guests are never again been controlled,
individuals troop into the wards without check.
Numerous guests including cheats come into
healing center for the sake of being patients’
relatives “, she said.
As per her, as of late healing center
properties have been stolen again and
once more. Power circulation is a major issue in
the healing center since diesel and generator
parts are stolen much of the time by the laborers
also, equipped burglars.
One of the nursing moms, who gave her
name as Mrs Helen Eteng, said the activity
gone on for around twenty minutes, and that
they were compelled to rests and close their
According to Daily Post the Chief
Restorative Director of UCTH, Prof Thomas Agan
on Monday on telephone, stated, “You individuals
continuously come to hear negative stories, the
entire of a week ago, we facilitated the biggest
number of gynecologists in this healing center, no
writers in the state came”
When he was reminded that he didn’t
welcome any writer to the occasion, he
yelled, “Who welcomed you to cover this, did
I welcome you to come and prattle” he raged
what’s more, stated, “I don’t recognize what you individuals are
discussing, someone called prior, I am
not mindful of what you are discussing,” he
In the interim, Cross River State Commissioner
of Police, Operation, Mr Madaki mourned
that the healing center has not detailed any
occurrence of that nature to the police.
“No such report has been made to the
police, up till this minute (4pm) Monday, I
am addressing you, no report has been
made to us,” he expressed.
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