Bomet battles malaria outbreak

Longisa county hospital. Health officials say 39 cases of malaria have been recorded at the hospital. FILE PHOTO | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • The CEC dispelled fears that the situation was getting out of hand.
  • He said the affected areas have been mapped out and hospitals are stocked with enough drugs to combat further spread of malaria.

A malaria outbreak has left over 130 people seeking treatment in Bomet County in the last four days, according to local health officials.

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