Hundreds Benefit from the ongoing Free Medical Services by KDF in Rwanda

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Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) and Rwamagana Hospital officers guiding the people who had arrived at the hospital to seek medical services in the ongoing second East Africa Community (EAC) Defence Forces Civil Military Cooperation (CIMIC) week.

More than 800 people have benefited from the free medical services being offered by the Kenyan contingent in the ongoing second East Africa Community (EAC) Defence Forces Civil Military Cooperation (CIMIC) week at the Rwamagana Provincial Hospital in Rwanda. Expectant mothers and children are among major beneficiaries of the exercise that is receiving hundreds of residents within Kayonza and as far as Kigali.

On the third day of the exercise, the Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) medical team continued to provide general medical assistance to the people of Rwanda. The services being offered by the team include general medicine, ear treatment, dental and eye treatment, general and orthopedic surgery and gynecology among others as part of it contribution to this year’s free one-week CIMIC exercises.

The exercise is organized in line with celebrations to mark the 25th Liberation Day in Rwanda on 04 July 2019.

KDF’s pediatrician Lieutenant Colonel (Dr) Gabriel Opondo examines a child who had been brought to the hospital in the ongoing second EAC Defence Forces CIMIC weekKDF’s pediatrician Lieutenant Colonel (Dr) Gabriel Opondo examines a child who had been brought to the hospital in the ongoing second EAC Defence Forces CIMIC week

 

A KDF medical personnel attending to a child who visited the hospital in the ongoing second EAC Defence Forces CIMIC week.A KDF medical personnel attending to a child who visited the hospital in the ongoing second EAC Defence Forces CIMIC week.

 

KDF orthopaedic team led by Col (Dr) P M Kimata (in black head gear) performing a surgery to one of the people who visited the hospital in the ongoing second EAC Defence Forces CIMIC week.KDF orthopaedic team led by Col (Dr) J B Mwika (in black head gear) performing a surgery to one of the people who visited the hospital in the ongoing second EAC Defence Forces CIMIC week.

 

 

KDF medical doctors attending to the people who visited the hospital in the ongoing second EAC Defence Forces CIMIC week.KDF medical doctors attending to the people who visited the hospital in the ongoing second EAC Defence Forces CIMIC week.