Kenya Nurse In The Soup For Allegedly Forging COVID-19 Results For Over 20 Patients

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A Kenyatta National Hospital nurse and a hotelier were on Thursday charged with uttering a false document, namely a COVID-19 test report purporting it to be a genuine document issued by the national referral facility.(Wapbaze_Copyright)

The two, Deleven Enock Moses and Samwel Shikanda Alukwe, were charged with 11 counts of uttering a false document at the Nairobi Chief Magistrate Sinkiyian Tobiko.(Wapbaze_Copyright)

The state claimed the two committed the offence at KNH’s infectious unit which is located at Mbagathi Hospital on July 5, 2020.(Wapbaze_Copyright)

Further, the KNH nurse is facing 29 counts in three different files for allegedly forging COVID-19 results for over 20 patients.(Wapbaze_Copyright)

He is alleged to have committed the forgeries for the other patients at the High Rise Estate in Ngumo, Nairobi County.(Wapbaze_Copyright)

The two denied the offences and were released on varying bond terms.(Wapbaze_Copyright)

The nurse was granted cash bail of Sh150,000 and a personal bond of Sh500,000 while the hotelier was given Sh50,000 cash bail.(Wapbaze_Copyright)

The magistrate Sinkiyian Tobiko released the nurse on a cashbail Sh 150k and a personal bond of Sh 500k while the hotelier was released on a cashbail of Sh50k



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