Thursday, August 01, 2019 - The cancer menace in Kenya has sent shockwaves throughout the country following the deaths of high profile cancer patients like Kibra MP, Ken Okoth, and Bomet Governor, Dr. Joyce Laboso.
According to statistics, Cancer is the third leading cause of death in Kenya after Pneumonia and Malaria.
Over 100 Kenyans succumb daily due to this cancer monster
However, there are a few cancer warriors who have managed to fight this monster and won.
One of them is the flamboyant city preacher, Bishop Allan Kiuna, the founder of Jubilee Christian Center Church.
Kiuna revealed that he was declared cancer free last year while sending messages of condolences to families of late Kibra MP, Ken Okoth, and Bomet Governor, Joyce Laboso.
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While he did not disclose the type of cancer he was suffering from, Kiuna spent several months abroad undergoing treatment.
Meanwhile, Health CS, Sicily Kariuki, has announced that Kenyans will now be able to access chemotherapy treatment in 7 County Referral Hospitals with three more expected to start offering chemotherapy in September.
“Kenyans are now able to access chemotherapy in 7 County Referral Hospitals – Mombasa, Kisumu, Kakamega, Garissa, Nyeri, Nakuru & Meru.
“Three more hospitals namely: Embu, Bomet & Machakos are set to start offering chemotherapy services in September this year,” the CS announced.
The Kenyan DAILY POST