Government pathologist to conduct postmortem on Gikomba fire victims

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The Gikomba death toll has risen to 16 after one more child succumbed to injuries while receiving treatment at the Kenyatta National Hospital yesterday.

Government pathologist Johansen Oduor is set to carry out a postmorterm on the bodies of the victims next week on Monday.

More than 60 other people are still receiving treatment at the hospital after suffering burns and inhaling toxicated fumes.

The County ugovernment has in the meantime given a directive to the area residents not to occupy the flats that were affected by the inferno until proper renovation is done.