Residents of Kitui County are set to benefit from affordable healthcare services.
This follows a new partnership between the National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF) and the Kitui County administration.
The two entities are Monday afternoon set to sign a Memorandum of Understanding that will see at least 100,000 Kitui residents enrolled on the NHIF medical cover, as part of the universal health coverage plan.
The move will revamp Kitui County’s strained healthcare system, that has witnessed a slump during this Covid-19 pandemic period.
In other news – Police in Nanyuki have launched a manhunt for 15 inmates who escaped Prison
Police in Nanyuki has launched a manhunt for 15 inmates who escaped from Nanyuki GK Prison at around 2 am Saturday morning.
Police managed to re-arrest eight of the convicts leaving six still at large. Learn more