President William Ruto, accompanied by Health Cabinet Secretary Nakhumicha S. Wafula President William Ruto, joined by Cabinet Secretary for Health Nakhumicha S. Wafula, and Siaya Governor James Orengo has officially launched the construction of the Ugenya Level IV Hospital. This event signifies a significant milestone in Kenya’s pursuit of universal healthcare coverage and aligns with the Bottom-Up Economic Transformation Agenda (BETA).

President Ruto’s government commitment to expanding and enhancing healthcare infrastructure across the nation is evident in this groundbreaking ceremony. The primary objective is to ensure that quality and affordable medical care are accessible to every Kenyan citizen, bridging healthcare disparities and providing equal opportunities for all. This initiative not only strengthens healthcare services but also spurs economic growth, generating employment and attracting healthcare professionals to the region.

The Ugenya Level IV Hospital, strategically located in Siaya County, will serve as a vital healthcare hub, alleviating the burden of long journeys for medical care. Beyond healthcare benefits, it is a catalyst for broader socio-economic transformation, promising a brighter, healthier future for Kenya.

Beyond immediate healthcare benefits, this initiative will stimulate economic growth by generating employment opportunities and attracting healthcare professionals to the region. This groundbreaking reflects President Ruto’s commitment to addressing healthcare disparities and advancing the well-being of all Kenyan citizens.