Nurse Slumps, Dies On Duty in Zamfara Hospital

Posted on: Thu 16-03-2023

Asmau Lawali Bungudu, a staff Nurse working with Ahmed Sani Yariman Bakura specialist Hospital, Gusau in Zamfara State have slumped and suddenly died while discharging her duties at the hospital.

Late Asma’u Bungudu was reportedly hale and hearty when she came out for duty in the early hours of Wednesday, but was confirmed dead few hours to resumption of duty.

The Public Relations Officer of Ahmed sani Yarima Specialist Hospital, Auwal Usman confirmed the incident, saying Nurse Asmau was at her duty post (NHIS Clinic) and had checked the blood pressure of about 30 patients today before she complained about a cardiac issue to a Doctor.

According him, late staff nurse Asma’u after she complained,  immediately slumped and Doctors rushed to save her but died instantly.

“The medical Doctors attempted to save her life but they couldn’t as she died instantly” PRO said

The PRO disclosed that Management team of the Hospital led by the Medical Director  Dr Usman Muhammad Shanawa have handed over the corpse to the relatives of the deceased Nurse.

A family member of the late Asma’u confirmed that Asmau left home hale and hearty this morning and went to the hospital where she works as a Nurse.

“Her funeral prayer will be observed today by 5:00PM at Malan Abdurrahaman House, Magama Area, Bungudu.” the relative added.