Ngilu drops by Kitui Level 4 hospital following graft allegations



Kitui governor Charity Kaluki Ngilu paid a surprise visit to Kitui level 4 hospital in an a bid to counter recent allegations that nurses in the facility force patients to buy drugs from their private chemists.

Speaking to journalists d the same visit, Ngilu said her government had disbursed adequate and sufficient drugs to all health facilities in the county that.

They have their own businesses here in town and instead of giving patients the best medicine, they are forcing them to buy from their chemists which is painful.No one is supposed to buy any type of medicine because there are enough in this hospital,”said Ngilu.

She added that the Kitui county government, in collaboration with non-governmental organizations, has allocated over  Shs.100 million to support health sector in Kitui county.


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