The Coast General Hospital now boasts of a new cancer centre, which is fully fledged, well equipped, has trained staff and a bigger area to receive and treat patients.

The Bamburi Cement Cancer Centre, built in conjunction with Bamburi Cement Limited, was launched by the Mombasa government at the end of last year after Sh18 million renovations.

The centre is the second largest in the country and the only fully equipped public oncology centre in the Coast region.