Government of Kenya launches National expanded free maternity services program dubbed Linda Mama

NAIROBI, Kenya, 17 October 2016 – The government through the Ministry of Health will tomorrow launch the expanded free maternal care programme dubbed Linda Mama Boresha Jamii at Kenyatta International Convention Center (KICC). Linda Mama is a great step forward towards improving access and quality of maternal, new born and child health care services in the country as well as attainment of health goals as outlined in Kenya’s Vision 2030 and the Sustainable Development Goals 1, 3 and 10 related to poverty, good health/wellbeing…