Kenya Hits Back After U.S. Cuts Health Funding
Health Permanent Secretary Julius Korir says the United States cut funding to health ministry despite a meeting with officials two weeks ago. He also disputed the claim that taxpayers had lost Sh5 billion in a procurement scandal at the ministry.
Nation, 10 May 2017
The government has accused the United States of acting in bad faith by cutting funding to the Ministry of Health over corruption and mismanagement concerns despite a meeting with… Read more »
Julius Korir at the Crowne Plaza Nairobi hotel on March 29, 2017.
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