Adisa Lugaliki: Kenya has lost the first doctor to Covid-19. This is after Dr. Doreen Adisa Lugaliki, a gynaecologist, died on Friday morning at the Kenyatta National Hospital (KNH).
In a statement posted on its official Facebook account, the Kenyan Medical Practitioners, Pharmacists and Dentists Union (KMPDU) mourned the death of one of their own.
“We have lost a hardworking obstetrician/gynaecologist, a mother, a friend and a colleague to the devastating effects of Covid-19. Our condolences to the family and friends of Dr Doreen Lugaliki,” the post by KMPDU said.
Reports say that Dr. Lugaliki died 48 hours after she checked into hospital for treatment over the virus. May her soul rest in peace.