A 47-year-old consultant gynaecologist, Dr. Kalu Nwachukwu, accused of sexually abusing women, who went to his hospital for treatment, has been arrested by officers of the Federal Capital Territory Police Command.
The doctor, according to police, gives his patients drugs that make them lose their bearings, after which he allegedly forced them to have sexual intercourse with him.
According to a statement by the FCT Police PRO, ASP Anjuguri Mamza, the doctor was arrested on August 4, following reports of the alleged misconduct.
It said: “Dr. Kalu Nwachukwu, a consultant gynaecologist, was reported to have been in the habit of taking undue advantage of his female patients, who come to him for treatment to sexually abuse them. Police operatives attached to the Command swung into action leading to the arrest of the suspect.
“In his statement, the suspect confessed to have had sexual affairs with some of his female patients in his office and other locations.“Investigations also revealed that the suspect uses drugs to induce his victims in order to have intercourse with them; thereby corroborating the allegations brought up against him.
“Members of the public should carry out thorough background checks on the credibility of the doctors they intend to engage.”