For some Nigerians, this year’s Christmas is being celebrated mixed feelings- that of uncertainty and anxiety.
That is the situation at the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Ituku Ozalla, Enugu State, where uncountable number of patients have long been discharged but have no hope of settling their medical bills.
Enquiries by DAILY POST showed that some of them have stayed for as long as 6 months with no end in sight.
Little wonder as soon as members of the De Royal Friends Club International arrived at the Hospital, discharged patients and their relatives began crying on top of their voices for help.
Shouts of “please help me; I was discharged six months ago; please don’t let us spend Christmas here”, among others rented the air.
It became quite an emotional scenario as…