Eunice Omollo is a health and science Journalist who has been working for the Nation Media Group since 2014. She previously was a QTV member of staff. She does dual reporting for print and broadcast media—the Daily Nation and NTV.
Omollo is a holder of a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communication a...
By Eunice Omollo and Evelyne MusambiPolice are searching for a woman suspected of stealing a newborn at Kenyatta National Hospital (KNH) in the capital Nairobi. It is believed the suspect sneaked out of the country's largest referral hospital with the two-week-old baby named Prince while the mother was being attended to at the facility. DELAYSMs Jane Kerubo had delivered the boys at KNH two weeks ago and was discharged.
It is believed that Mr Ouko and his wife warmed up to the two strangers as they spoke in their local dialect. CCTV cameras at the hospital captured a woman holding a baby believed to be the stolen newborn, moments before she boarded a motorbike and sped off. According to Mr Ouko, the second woman alerted him of the other woman’s exit when he came back to pick up the babies.
He says the number going for early testing, screening and diagnosis has gone up but some bottlenecks still have to be addressed. “Sadly, some like stomach and colon cancer might not be detected in their early stages. That aside, the type and the cost of screening for such type of cancers are very high for a majority of Kenyans,” he added.
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