Man slapped with Sh6 million medical bill
17 April 2016, 20:22
Nairobi - A man who was confined to a hospital bed for two years after a serious motorcycle accident is now unable to fit the bill.
According to Citizen TV Vincent Chebii from Kabarnet, Baringo County as left blind after the accident.
He is now struggling to pay a Sh6 million medical bill.
He was placed in intensive care for a year and only wishes to return home to assist his ailing family.
His family has already gave up all that they have in order to pay for medical costs which has also prevented his children from going to school.
According to the Daily Nation Kenya is ranked 6th among top 10 countries in Sub-Saharan Africa with large impoverished populations. According to a study by the Institute of Security Studies Kenya will not be able to curb poverty by 2030 until extreme measures are taken to rescue 18 million people living under the poverty line.
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