COVID-19: UITH management suspend senior consultant over unethical conduct


By Demola Akinyemi, Ilorin

Consequent upon the disclosure of two first cases of COVID-19 by Kwara state government, the Management of University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital on Tuesday ordered the immediate suspension of Prof A K Salami as a Senior Consultant in the hospital.

Kwara state government had sadly Monday night disclosed two COVID-19 cases arising from UK returnees to the state according to a statement by the spokesman of Kwara state COVID-19 Technical Committee Rafiu Ajakaye.

Meanwhile, there are growing concerns in Offa Muslim community since Monday night when the wife of the deceased had been declared to be carrying the COVID-19 virus as disclosed by the Kwara state government.

Vanguard investigations revealed that there are serious concerns in Offa Muslim community now as the COVID-19 Technical Committee had reportedly begun contact tracing of those who the wife of the deceased might have innocently contacted and particularly the Imams who also innocently performed…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper