Shocking photos of a doctor operating on a patient with a torchlight in his mouth has emerged online.
The pictures posted by Sawaba FM Hadejia, Jigawa State, show the shocking incident of a seriously injured patient being operated on under torchlight, owing to power outage in the hospital.
This sorry picture is a perfect description of the kind of healthcare available to the average Nigerian.
The incident allegedly took place at the Hadejia General Hospital. Another injured patient was also pictured waiting to be treated.