THE Kogi State Government has buried sixty-five unclaimed corpses in the federal medical center Lokoja in Kogi state.
This was revealed by the General manager, Kogi State Sanitation and Waste Management Board, KSSWMB, Mallam Abdulganiyu Sani in a statement he personally signed on Thursday.
The KSSWMB General Manager noted that, the action was in line with the public health law of 1963,and Kogi State sanitation board law.
Mallam Sani stated that, the unclaimed corpses were suspected to be human kidnappers who were gunned down by law enforcement agencies at various points and date in Kogi state.
“The unclaimed corpses were evacuated from federal medical center and buried sanitarily on Wednesday to prevent public health crisis” he added.