Government ‘killing’ a generation; 2 dead, 7 in ICU

Two children have died and seven others were hospitalised in serious condition after receiving measles vaccinations in Kerio Valley, Elgeyo-Marakwet County.

Hundreds of other children who received the immunisation have been recalled to medical centres in the county.

Health authorities desperately recalled the children who had been immunised for immediate observation, with the seven said to be in critical condition after falling ill soon after the botched jabs.

They were admitted to the Catholic Church-run St Benedictine Sisters’ Chesong’och Health Centre, where their mothers had swiftly rushed them on motorbikes.

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