MCAs demand list of illegal clinics after Mugo scandal

Nairobi MCAs are seeking clarity on illegal clinics in the city following the recent expose of James Mugo alias Mugo wa Wairimu.On Wednesday, chair of the Nairobi County Assembly Women Caucus Doris Kanario requested for a statement on the number of clinics operating without licences in the city.“I wish to request a statement from the chairperson of the sectoral committee on Health services regarding the alleged operation of illegal clinics in the county, specifically the recent case of Dr James Mugo alias Mugo wa Wairimu,” Kanario said.

Two employees of quack doctor Mugo wa Wairimu have been arraigned in court and charged with seven counts among them operating a medical clinic without a license.

City MCAs probe fake medic's clinic

Leaders want operating licenses of rogue facilities to be revoked.

Our Son is a Qualified Doctor, Parents of Alleged Quack Doctor Mugo wa Wairimu Say | Our Son is a Qualified Doctor, Parents of Alleged Quack Doctor Mugo wa Wairimu Say

Parents of the alleged quack doctor Mugo wa Wairimu have come out to defend their son against claims that he is not a qualified medical practitioner. Speaking to the media at their home near Dagoretti Market, his mother Regina Wairimu says Mugo studied at the University of Nairobi and graduated in 2000. “He is my son, of whom I am proud. Even if you came with a big gun and asked me to deny him, I would die defending him.”

Our son is a qualified nurse, Mugo Wa Wairimu's aging parents defend him News ☛ Speaking with journalists outside Kenya National Hospital on Tuesday, November 6, Secretary General Seth Panyako has called on the authorities to move with speed and arrest Mugo wa Wairimu for masquerading as a medic. Read more

Two employees of ‘quack doctor’ Mugo wa Wairimu charged

Two people alleged to be employees of quack doctor Mugo Wa Wairimu were Thursday arraigned in a Nairobi Court and charged with several offences

Two students charged with operating Mugo wa Wairimu’s clinic

Two employees of the fake doctor Mugo wa Wairimu were on Thursday charged with operating a pharmacy and laboratory without a license. Victor Kamunya alias Doctor Victor and Risper Ogony were also charged with operating a lab without a license from Kenya Medical Laboratory Technicians and Technologists Board.

2 college students who worked in Mugo wa Wairimu’s clinic arraigned in court, detained for 15 days as hunt for the ‘quack doctor’ continues.

Students charged with running Mugo wa Wairimu’s clinic

‘These are lies about our son’: Mugo wa Wairimu’s parents speak