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Why an MP Hurriedly Buried his Mother at Night Thinking she had Coronavirus

The late Mother to the current Kiambu Central member of parliament Hon Jude Njomo. She was 82. Photo, courtesy.

There are questions and concerns on misdiagnosis of coronavirus patients after the mother of kiambu central MP alleged died of coronavirus. The MP told the Parliamentary Health Committee that his mother was taken to Matter Hospital after developing breathing complications. After tests, the mother who died at the facility was diagnosed with the COVID19.

As required by Health Ministry, she was buried immediately, that night.

Jude Njomo, kiambu central member of parliament. Courtesy.

Questioning the test results, the MP says his mother had tested negative of coronavirus at the Aga Khan after falling ill and taking the requisite test. The MP said that some results from the Nairobi Hospital turned negative. Other tests done at the National Influenza Centre returned negative results.


Hon Sabina Chege, the chairperson of the health committee in the national assembly where hon Jude Njomo was testifying. Courtesy.

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Jude Njomo Kiambu Central Matter Hospital Nairobi Hospital Parliamentary Health Committee

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