One David Samuel who claimed to be a Medical Doctor attached to Rasheed Shekoni Teaching Hospital, Dutse was apprehended by Jigawa Command of Nigeria Police in collaboration with the Department of State Services (DSS) Jigawa State Command.
DSP Shiisu Lawan Adam, Police Public Relations Officer, Jigawa Command made this known in a statement issued
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He said on 4th July 2023 at about 1700hrs, The Jigawa State Police Command inacted on a tip-off and raided one pharmaceutical store quoted Shawai Medical Plus located along Mopol Base, Sabuwar Takur, Dutse metropolitan.
He alsos said on investigation at SCID Dutse, the forged doctor has undergone medical consultancy services, prescription of medicine, and rendering home services to unspecified victims.
“The said impostor was arrested alongside many documents which include, a degree certificate from Usman Danfodiyo University Sokoto, an NYSC certificate, a membership medical certificate (NMA), etc.”
“When interrogated, he confessed to having forged all the manuscripts found in his possession, pointing out that he was a university dropout from Usman Danfodiyo University, Sokoto State.” DSP
Shiisu Adam stated.
According to him, the suspect will be charged to court for prosecution, upon completion of a thorough investigation.