20 students get Swine Flu in Kenya

BY CATHERINE KARONG’O

NAIROBI, Kenya, Sept 17 – An outbreak of the highly contagious AH1N1 influenza virus has occurred at the Kenya High School with at least 20 new confirmed cases.

Public Health Minister Beth Mugo said on Thursday that the 20 girls had been put on treatment and were quarantined in school.

“We also have isolated the girls who have any existing conditions such as asthma and others who would be at high risk of contracting the disease,” the Minister said.

more on the story here

http://www.capitalfm.co.ke/news/Kenyanews/20-students-get-Swine-Flu-in-Kenya-5825.html

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