Home Counties Panic as two children die, seven in critical condition after measles vaccination Tuesday September 8 2015 email print Two children died on Tuesday and seven others were hospitalised in serious condition after receiving measles vaccinations in Kerio Valley, Elgeyo-Marakwet County. FILE PHOTO | NATION MEDIA GROUP. In Summary Health authorities desperately recalled the children who had been immunised for immediate observation.The dead children, both aged nine months, had been immunised for measles at Sesie Post in Kotut Village of Endo Ward in Marakwet East Sub-County.The mother of one of the minors was said to have developed swellings on her lips after coming into contact with vomit from her dying baby.The immunisation has been suspended with immediate effect until the cause of the deaths is established. By PHILEMON SUTER More by this Author email print In the headlines Anne Waiguru seeks to block lifestyle audit The Kirinyaga gubernatorial Jubilee candidate has sued the National Assembly. Uhuru cleared to seek re-election We will accept the outcome of August vote, say Uhuru and Ruto as they get IEBC nod. Teachers to get pay rise in July Uhuru: Sonko best man for city top job Tales of female politicians Jubilee’s team targets Nyanza votes for Uhuru Drama as eight cleared for State House race Police fell another female 'gangster'