Doctors around the country are mourning the death of Dr. Adisa Lugaliki who succumbed to Covid-19.
The news was shared by Dr. Mercy Korir who described the deceased as a hardworking doctor who still had so much to offer.
The Kenya Medical Practitioners, Pharmacists and Dentists Union also sent a condolence message to the family of Dr. Lugaliki, who served as an Obstetrician & Gynaecologist at The Nairobi South Hospital.
Dr. Korir. Tweeted:
“We have lost one of our own as a doctors’ fraternity to Covid-19. A young doctor with so much to offer”
We have lost one of our own as a doctors’ fraternity to #Covid_19. A young doctor with so much to offer.
— Dr. Mercy Korir (@DrMercyKorir) July 10, 2020
“We have lost a hard-working obstetrician/gynecologist, a mother, a friend and a colleague to the devastating effects of Covid-19.”
The union said.
“Our condolences to the family and friends of Dr. Doreen Lugaliki,” wrote KMPDU.
Online, many recalled their interactions with the deceased and lauded her for her professionalism and dedication to the medical profession.