Boy defies blood disease to score A

Seventeen-year-old Bachani Mohammed who scored an A plain. PHOTO | WACHIRA MWANGI |

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  • Mohammed has had to juggle studies and medication, he explained to the Nation at the Aga Khan Hospital in Mombasa where he was receiving a blood transfusion. His parents have to find two pints of blood for his transfusion and also pay Sh12,000 each time.

Seventeen-year-old Bachani Mohammed scored an A plain of 83 points despite suffering from a lifelong blood medical condition that subjects him to blood transfusion every three weeks.

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