The late lecturer's brother, David Khasakhala said Prof. Khasakhala was admitted at the Nairobi Hospital's Critical Care unit on 3rd July 2021.
He had been at the facility for the last six months undergoing treatment that included dialysis on weekly basis.
The bill had accrued to Ksh.21,272,326.
"The family paid the bill partial by raising Ksh.2,982,458.00, leaving a balance of Ksh.18,081,505 which has become a nightmare to raise, thus the appeal," David said.
Prof Khasakhala passed away on 8th January, 2022. To date his body still lies at the Lee Funeral Home.
The family has been asked to clear the bill before the body can be released to them for burial, he said.
Dr Khasakhala joined the University of Nairobi from private practice in November 2016 later on moved to the the University of Nairobi Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of medicine where he worked until his demise.
"We humbly request all well-wishers to kindly assist us financially, to clear the medical bill of Kshs 18M for Dr. Khasakhala
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