𝐇𝐞𝐚𝐥𝐭𝐡 𝐂𝐚𝐛𝐢𝐧𝐞𝐭 𝐒𝐞𝐜𝐫𝐞𝐭𝐚𝐫𝐲 𝐋𝐞𝐚𝐝𝐬 𝐅𝐥𝐨𝐨𝐝 𝐑𝐞𝐥𝐢𝐞𝐟 𝐄𝐟𝐟𝐨𝐫𝐭𝐬 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐄𝐱𝐭𝐞𝐧𝐝𝐬 𝐒𝐮𝐩𝐩𝐨𝐫𝐭 𝐭𝐨 𝐅𝐥𝐨𝐨𝐝-𝐀𝐟𝐟𝐞𝐜𝐭𝐞𝐝 𝐂𝐨𝐦𝐦𝐮𝐧𝐢𝐭𝐢𝐞𝐬 𝐢𝐧 𝐌𝐞𝐫𝐮 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐈𝐬𝐢𝐨𝐥𝐨 𝐂𝐨𝐮𝐧𝐭𝐢𝐞𝐬
Cabinet Secretary for Health, Nakhumicha, spearheaded the distribution of 10,000 mosquito nets in Tigania West, Meru County, as part of the government's comprehensive strategy to mitigate the extensive impact of floods nationwide.
In Isiolo County, alongside CSs Mithika Linturi and Florence Bore, the Cabinet Secretary provided essential aid to families severely affected by the floods. This assistance included vital supplies such as food supplements, notably porridge flour for children, 25,000 mosquito nets, and a hunger safety net cheque totaling KES 37,203,300.
"As a government, we are taking resolute measures to prevent human casualties and reduce property damage caused by this disaster," emphasized Nakhumicha during the relief operations.
Additionally, at the event, Nakhumicha addressed local residents, highlighting the risks of early pregnancies and advocating for HIV/AIDS prevention measures. She also distributed smartphones to community health promoters.