Family Accuses Ibadan Hospital Of Cutting Off Flesh of Dead Relative
Pandemonium broke out this morning at Ibadan Central hospital, Ososami area of Ibadan following an allegation that some flesh of the body of a deceased 91 year old woman were cut off overnight.
People in their large number blocked the entrance of the street where the hospital was located shouting for justice.
It was gathered that the body of the deceased, Rachael Oshuntolu that was admitted in the hospital over a week ago was tampered with after her demise on Sunday morning.
Some children of the deceased explained that they left the hospital at around 8 ó clock in the night on Sunday with the plan of taking the corpse to a morgue on Monday morning.
They further said they were surprised when they saw some blood on the floor of the room where the corpse was kept while some pounds of flesh on the woman’s forehead and arm had been cut.
Efforts made at speaking with the head of administration of the hospital Olúwaṣeun Hasstrup but she refused to comment on the development.
When contacted, Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO in Oyo State, Adewale Osifeso said he was yet to be briefed on the incident .
As at the time of filing this report, the divisional Police Officer, Iyaganku and his team were on ground to prevent breakdown of law and order.