Photos: 5 hospitalized as Police use live bullets on protesting JUTH staff

Photos: 5 hospitalized as Police use live bullets on protesting JUTH staff

Following a protest by the staff of Jos University Teaching hospital (JUTH) over months unpaid salaries, reports reaching Somtoo state that teargas and at some point live bullets were used to disperse the peaceful rally. 5 people were reportedly injured after a stampede ensued when the crowd began running away from the hail of bullets.

Photos: 5 hospitalized as Police use live bullets on protesting JUTH staff

Photos: 5 hospitalized as Police use live bullets on protesting JUTH staff

Photos: 5 hospitalized as Police use live bullets on protesting JUTH staff

Photos: 5 hospitalized as Police use live bullets on protesting JUTH staff

Photos: 5 hospitalized as Police use live bullets on protesting JUTH staff

Photos: 5 hospitalized as Police use live bullets on protesting JUTH staff

Photos: 5 hospitalized as Police use live bullets on protesting JUTH staff

Photos: 5 hospitalized as Police use live bullets on protesting JUTH staff

Photos: 5 hospitalized as Police use live bullets on protesting JUTH staff

Photos: 5 hospitalized as Police use live bullets on protesting JUTH staff

The Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) of JUTH in Jos, Plateau State embarked on a protest on Monday I August 2016 blocking entry in the Federal Government hospital complex.