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A clinical health practitioner with Jimeta health center and Maternity, Adamawa state, Yakubu Koji, has had his name struck out of the check in of the scientific and Dental Council of Nigeria for slicing the kidneys of a affected person named Isa Hamma, who's now late.

A tribunal set up with the aid of the council, sitting in Abuja on Friday observed the doctor responsible of the 12 charges preferred against him.

Chairman of the tribunal, Prof Abba Hassan, stated at the same time as delivering the tribunal verdict that Koji was responsible of, among others scientific offences, engaging in malpractice when he failed to use his considered judgment and experience of honour by way of acceding to the demand of his patient.

He delivered, “The respondent exhibited incompetence in the evaluation of Hamma. He failed to properly diagnose the illness of Hamma and endorse him. He undertook a surgical operation at the patient and eliminated an organ he could not perceive.

“The respondent did not refer Hamma in true time whilst such referral become vital.

“He didn't do all that he reasonably have to have completed underneath the occasions in the remedy of the patient.

“The respondent violated laws 29.4d, 29.4a, 29.4g, 29.4h, 29.4i, 31, 33, 33.1, 33.0 and 43.3 of the Code of Medical Ethics in Nigeria in 2008 edition.

“The name of Dr Yakubu Hassan Koji, is hereby struck out of the sign in of the clinical and Dental Council of Nigeria.”

Another physician, Stephen Alayemola of Philadelphia specialist medical institution, Evite Ikorodu, Lagos,  become suspended for 6 months after being located guilty of gathering a massive charge from one Mrs Oyenike Adebajo below the guise that he might perform assisted reproductive remedy/In-Vitro-Fertilisation whilst indeed he become now not an professional infertility problem.

The tribunal said that he became additionally responsible of a charge-splitting arrangement for the cause of referring the affected person to different practitioners.

The tribunal stated it turned into convinced with the load of proof in opposition to Alayemola that he turned into responsible of five out of six counts against him.

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