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Read Why This Patients Were Forced To Sleep Near Corpse For Over 8 Hours

Patients of a Hospital in Rongo revealed a shocking incident after they had to sleep next to a corpse for eight hours.corpseAccording to Peter Owino, a relative to one of the patients, the deceased patient who was brought into the hospital critically ill died around midnight on Thursday but his corpse was not removed until 4:00pm the next day..

Speaking to Standard News, Peter said;

“We were not at ease in this room where the person died. My cousin was visibly shaken and traumatized because the body was in the bed immediately next to his,”

According to the hospital’s Medical Officer, Mwatelah, had only one mortuary in the entire county and just two functioning ambulances. He said:

“We always release bodies to any mortuary when there are family members involved. The ministry is yet to create a room in the hospital where we can store the dead so as to prevent fear and trauma for those still being treated,”

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  • Cornel Nwankwo

    That is a management problem. It is not suppose to happen that way

  • Mezzy Gilbert

    Which contri b ds

  • chika bibian

    God forbid!! Na wah o

  • Kenny D Osonwa

    Nigeria, we need to wake up. .God help us. How could a living person left to stay with a dead corpse for 8hours, the person will even join the dead due to fear and trauma.

    • Mezzy Gilbert

      Did it happen in nigeria?

      • Kenny D Osonwa

        Aaah, wrong post. .thanks

  • Warisdis ehen…nawa oo

  • emekachilaka

    that is too bad

  • Olovo Obinna

    Ky……its a wa,what poverty can cause

  • WillieBravo

    Hmmmmm! Strange things happen so often these days I’m at a loss for words.