A middle aged woman gave birth to a baby boy on the streets of Kitui Wednesday morning.
Eye witnesses said the woman was on her way to a private healthy facility after she was allegedly turned away from Kitui level five hospital when she developed labour pains due to looming doctors strike.
She started screaming for help and a few people gathered around her.
When they saw the baby’s head was already coming out, they helped her deliver the baby right there. the woman and her baby are reported to be doing well.
Fellow women condemned the conduct of nurses in Kitui hospital, when sought for a comment by the press the hospital management denied that they had turned her way.