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Shocking report reveals expectant women are dying in the hands of healthcare givers

The  ministry of health has today released a confidential report on the state of maternal healthcare in the country amid shocking revelations of an increasing number of expectant mothers dying in the hands of health caregivers.
The survey which was conducted between July 2015 and June 2016 indicates that a majority of deaths which occurred due to birth related causes were as a result of excessive bleeding,hypertension and other pregnancy related complications.
The despite improvements in maternal healthcare in the shocking revelations come in the backdrop of accelerated efforts by the government to enhance maternal- child healthcare through targeted initiatives like the  “Linda Mama” expanded free maternity services  and the “beyond-zero campaign”  that was spearheaded by first lady Margaret Kenyatta.

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