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Speak with one voice

Speak with one voice

artner states of Africa’s largest market bloc Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (Comesa) are almost concluding a master plan that will see them harmonise biosafety and bio-technology laws… Read more »

WHO names Kenya as safe haven for fake drug cartels

WHO names Kenya as safe haven for fake drug cartels

By GEORGE OMONDI AND MWANGI MUIRURI Kenya is a safe haven for a cartel that has choked the domestic market with counterfeit and untested medicine smuggled through informal channels, the… Read more »

Overpriced Medicines Sabotage Malaria War

Overpriced Medicines Sabotage Malaria War

Adapted from Daily Nation Gatonye Gathura airobi — Pharmacists across the country are making massive profits from highly subsidised malaria drugs that are meant to make the treatment more accessible… Read more »

Slum dwellers turn to solar energy in new strategy to treat drinking water

Slum dwellers turn to solar energy in new strategy to treat drinking water

Adapted from Daily Nation. Clear water bottles line the rusty iron sheet roofs of several houses in the sprawling Kibera slums in Nairobi. A cursory glance may not reveal much,… Read more »

Laws must be enforced

Laws must be enforced

Adapted from Business Daily Africa Inability to follow up legislation with decisive action is once again watering down Kenya’s intention to fight habits that endanger the environment and human health… Read more »

Candidate gives birth moments before exams

Candidate gives birth moments before exams

Adapted from Kenya Broadcasting Corporation 746,409 candidates sat for their first papers, Mathematics, English Language and Composition on Tuesday as this year’s Kenya Certificate of Primary Education examinations – KCPE… Read more »

Text messages helped Kenyans with HIV

Text messages helped Kenyans with HIV

Public hospitals ordered to free mothers

Public hospitals ordered to free mothers

Adapted from: Capital FM BY JUDIE KABERIA NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 9 – Public Health and Sanitation Minister Beth Mugo on Tuesday directed public health centres countrywide to release all women… Read more »

INTERVIEW-UPDATE 1-Mother-baby HIV box targets transmission

INTERVIEW-UPDATE 1-Mother-baby HIV box targets transmission

Adapted from Reuters 9/11/2010 * Colour-coded pack easy to use for mothers who can’t read * Designed as a “one stop shop” to prevent HIV transmission * UNICEF’s $8 mln… Read more »

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