• Abakaliki jailbreak: Doctors begin bullet extraction on wounded inmates

    Abakaliki jailbreak: Doctors begin bullet extraction on wounded inmates

    Doctors have commenced the treatment of 16 inmates who sustained gunshot wounds during last Thursday’s botched jailbreak at Abakaliki Prisons in Ebonyi State.

    Prison authorities confirmed that six inmates died during the botched jailbreak.

    Dr. Emeka Ogar, the Chief Medical Director, Federal Teaching Hospital, Abakaliki, told newsmen on Sunday that surgeries were underway to extract bullets lodged in the bodies of the rampaging inmates.

    Ogar said: “We are conducting surgeries on them as recommended by doctors and we are optimistic that they would […]