Facts and fiction over Jakadala Sexually Transmitted Infection (STI) in Migori County

KTN News Dec 19,2018


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Panic continues to grip Migori County after a strange sexually transmitted infection STI was reported to have broken out in some villages in the county. Though no official name nor communication from national health experts so far, area residents have been put on high alert after reports emerged at least five people have been killed by the unknown disease christened Jakadala by locals. The mysterious disease is said to eat away private parts and residents claim it can kill very fast. We speak to Migori health CEC Iscar Oluoch on phone.