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Abuja hospital announces 52 unclaimed corpses

Wuse General Hospital

By Taiwo Adeniyi & Grace Adetutu


The management of Wuse General Hospital, Abuja, has said 52 corpses have remained unclaimed in its mortuary.

The mortuary department of the hospital in a newspaper publication yesterday said the corpses were deposited between December, 2017, and February, 2021. The corpses comprise 41 males and 11 females, among which is a 94-year-old female deposited in October, 2020.

The publication listed the names of the corpses when they were deposited and the phone numbers of the people that deposited them.

The hospital, in a previous similar publication, warned that it would dispose the corpses over a certain period.