List/Grid Monthly Archives: December 2010

Killer northern Uganda disease named as plague

Killer northern Uganda disease named as plague

Adapted from:Daily Nation By NATION REPORTER Posted Thursday, December 16 2010 at 17:33 The epidemic that hit northern Uganda causing panic across the border has been identified as plague. The… Read more »

Kenya gets Sh42 billion health grants

Kenya gets Sh42 billion health grants

Adapted from The Daily Nation. By NATION REPORTER Posted Thursday, December 16 2010 at 17:33 Kenya has gained massive favour with the international donor community following the approval of about… Read more »

The cost of a malaria-free world

The cost of a malaria-free world

Adapted From: The National Kate Kelland and Ben Hirschler, Reuters · Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2010 LONDON — Joe Cohen, a scientist tantalizingly close to delivering the world’s first malaria vaccine,… Read more »

Tighter control and inspection at every point in production chain essential for food safety

Tighter control and inspection at every point in production chain essential for food safety

Adapted from: Business Africa Kenya has no cogent policy on food safety and should urgently develop one. Currently, matters of food safety are fragmentally handled by the Ministry of Public… Read more »

Pending laws prompt BAT to cut earnings outlook

Pending laws prompt BAT to cut earnings outlook

Adapted From: The Business Daily By DAVID MUGWE Posted Tuesday, December 14 2010 at 00:00 Pending legislation has clouded the performance outlook for local cigarette manufacturers, prompting Kenya’s biggest producer,… Read more »

Africa full of potential to solve own health woes, says sweeping report

Africa full of potential to solve own health woes, says sweeping report

Adapted from The montreal gazzette By Amy Husser, Postmedia News December 13, 2010 n spite of a global perception as being “dependent, pestilence-ridden and suffering,” Africa has the ingenuity and… Read more »

Zambia lifts five-year ban on Kenyan milk imports

Zambia lifts five-year ban on Kenyan milk imports

Adapted from THE STANDARD Published on 13/12/2010 By John Oyuke Kenyan milk producers can now sell their products in Zambia following resolution of a longstanding dispute over non-tariff barriers. The… Read more »

Unplanned families fanning poverty flame

Unplanned families fanning poverty flame

Adapted from: The Daily Nation Kenya needs a Sh5.6 billion investment to meet the shortage of family planning services, partly blamed for the high population growth. The high unmet need… Read more »

Ball Memorial Hospital employees join in Great Logo Recall

Ball Memorial Hospital employees join in Great Logo Recall

Adapted from: The star press.comBy KEITH ROYSDON • December 14, 2010 When Ball Memorial Hospital becomes Indiana University Health Ball Memorial Hospital in early 2011, you can expect to find… Read more »

Prostitutes say clients refuse to use condoms and beat them up

Prostitutes say clients refuse to use condoms and beat them up

Adapted from The Daily Nation By ARTHUR OKWEMBA aokwemba@yahoo.com Posted Tuesday, December 14 2010 at 21:00 Concern over the failure by prostitutes to access Aids information and contraceptives is sending… Read more »

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