The ruthlessness of the COVID 19 has today hit the Medical Practitioners of Kenya. It has left the Union in tears after robbing it of the first Kenyan doctor, Doreen Lugaliki, a 38 years old her life. Doreen past on after contracting the virus while at work. She has been battling for her life at Agan Khan Hospital ICU unit until she met her death.
Through there Social media handles, KMPDU (Kenya Medical Practitioners, Pharmacists and Dentists Union) made the following post:
KMPDU mourns the death of Dr. Doreen Adisa Lugaliki who passed on due to COVID-19 contracted at the workplace. We reiterate & remind GOK & ALL Private health facilities that the Welfare, Occupational Safety & Health of frontline workers is a non-negotiable Minimum!!
Stay safe, COVID 19 is real and it is within us.