Uasin Gishu Governor Jackson Mandago today flagged off a consignment of medical supplies to 106 facilities in the county. The drugs were bought from the Kenya Medical Supplies Authority(KEMSA) to boost the supplies in the county hospitals.
Mandago flagged off the vehicles carrying the batch of medical supplies said to be worth Kshs.40 Million at Couty Headquarters in the company of Deputy Governor Daniel Chemno, County Minister in charge of health Dr Eunice Jepkoech Siria and and Members of County Assembly.
Dr Siria announced that more medical supplies will be dispatched in the coming months saying this was just but the first batch.
Governor Mandago lauded the efforts made by KEMSA and Health officials within his government, which he said are at the forefront in developing and implementing programmes that will improve the health standards in the county.