COUNTY GOVERNMENT OF NANDI TAKE ANTI-CORONAVIRUS MEASURES TO PREVENT THE SPREAD OF THE PANDEMIC
As confirmed cases of coronavirus increase in Kenya, the County Government of Nandi is implementing precautionary measures to prevent the spread of the virus and in order to protect its residents and other persons of concern from becoming infected with the virus.
The county is mobilizing resources both internal and from partners in readiness to combat Covid-19 pandemic. The department of health received over 2200 gowns from the Love Kenya Foundation (formerly known as Lee Sisters Foundation) led by Ms.Sanaa Lee and Jan Fredrickson based in the United States of America and Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) from Eastern Produce Kenya (EPK) Ltd.
The county has an 18 bed isolation centre in Nandi Hills hospital where it is working towards expanding to a forty-bed capacity isolation facility within the coming week. The county has procured and received PPEs, medical supplies and equipment to start off in combating the pandemic.
Speaking while receiving the donations, Governor Sang said that the county recognizes that health workers are at the frontline of providing care to patients therefore they need all the support they can get during this critical period.
He thanked Love Kenya Foundation and Eastern Produce Kenya for their continued support.