By Chibuike Nwabuko
Abuja (Sundiata Post) – Erstwhile governor of Anambra State and Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democcratic Party in the 2019 general election, Dr Peter Obi has urged governments to direct that gunshot patients be treated without police report in line with our laws.
Obi made the call on Tuesday while reacting to the circumstances surrounding the death of David Ntekim Rex,
The former Governors of Anambra State who took to his twitter handle to disclose this, however added that the hospitals can inform the police of such a patient while he or she is undergoing treatment.
His tweets read;
I am saddened by the killing of innocent and hard-working young Nigerian, David Ntekim Rex, in the hands of armed robbers due to worsening insecurity in our country.
I urge governments and institutions at all levels to urgently direct that gunshot patients be treated without police report in line with our laws. The hospitals can inform the police of such a patient while he or she is undergoing treatment.
May the Almighty God grant David eternal rest and his family and friends the fortitude to bear this irreplaceable loss. -PO