Nigerian anti-graft commission EFCC has announced its readiness to apprehend Doctor and medical practitioners who issue out faker medical results.
This was disclosed by Ibrahim Magu, the acting chairman of the commission, during an interactive session with anti-corruption stakeholders and journalists at the EFCC headquarters in Abuja. According to him, issuing fake medical reports to individuals who are being apprehended for corruption will be investigated. The issuance, as he affirmed is the reason some suspects go scot-free as they tender medical reports that declares them unfit for trials.
“We will extend our investigation to doctors who give fake medical reports to individuals who are facing different kinds of corruption cases. so we put them on the spot. Some would win Senate and present serial medical results that they cannot appear in court.Read also: “Kindly Come And Help Us To Sell Diezani’s Luxury $40 million Jewellery Collection”, EFCC Begs Foreign Auctioneers
Some would be brought to the courtroom on a stretcher. Many of these fake medical reports are actually the reasons why many of our cases in court are overstretched and go on for years endlessly.“