Staff of the Jos University Teaching Hospital, dashed to the streets to celebrate the death of the Chief Medical Director of the hospital, Prof. Edward Banwat, on Friday.
It was said that the late CMD's tenure came to an end on the 31st of December 2021, after 8 years.
The staff who decided to celebrate the passing of the CMD described him as a “heartless, stone cold tyrant”
Most of them were displaying Placards with different inscriptions describing the former CMD’s tenure as an “evil era” and the man himself as a “heartless, stone cold tyrant”
According to the Secretary of JOHESU, Comrade David Atu, Banwat stopped Christmas bonus to staff of JUTH and staff welfare was never prioritised during his tenure.
He disclosed that they have not been paid their salaries and the hospital has no consumables, while both the MRI and CT scan machines are malfunctioning.
Atu further expressed that patients are reffered to Bauchi most times.
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