Former KTN news anchor, Louis Otieno, is appealing to the public to help him raise funds to undergo a cochlear implant procedure that will restore his hearing.
According to a message doing rounds on social media Louis’ family does not have money to fund the procedure.
“The committee, family and friends of Louis Otieno would like to inform you of the official launch of Louis Otieno Medical Funds Drive.” read the message
Louis lost his hearing while undergoing treatment for acute pancreatitis.
“As you all may be aware Louis has been unwell and in and out of hospital being treated for acute pancreatitis. During one of his admissions, Louis lost his hearing while in hospital. Efforts to get his hearing fixed including using hearing Aids have not been successful.”The post added
The family has set up a pay bill number where contributions can be sent to as they plan for a Harambee to support the same course. LOUIS ARMSTRONG OTIENO. Paybill Number 333957.