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Kenyan Nurses From Ebola Mission to Be Rewarded

Kenyan Nurses From Ebola Mission to Be Rewarded

Nairobi — The medical professionals who made the heroic choice to volunteer to contain the deadly Ebola virus in Sierra Leone and Liberia will be rewarded for their service, President… Read more »

Kenyan First Lady roots for yoga to boost wellness

Kenyan First Lady roots for yoga to boost wellness

Jun 22, 2015                           Speaking during cerebrations to mark the first International Yoga Day in Nairobi, Kenyatta said… Read more »

First Lady applauds St John Ambulance for boosting maternal health

First Lady applauds St John Ambulance for boosting maternal health

By PSCU First Lady Margaret Kenyatta has welcomed the Saint John’s motorcycle ambulance project to boost maternal health in areas without adequate infrastructure. She said the Saint John’s project complements… Read more »

Negotiate to avert strike over contentions on NHIF rates

Negotiate to avert strike over contentions on NHIF rates

By Editorials Updated Sunday June 21st 2015 at 00:00 GMT +3 The country could be headed for a prolonged period of industrial unrest if the Trade Union Congress of Kenya… Read more »

County hospitals to get modern equipment in 2015/2016 financial year

County hospitals to get modern equipment in 2015/2016 financial year

Lilian Kaivilu 20/06/2015 Every county in Kenya is expected to have two fully equipped hospitals with state of the art equipment in the 2015/2016 Financial Year. This is to be realized… Read more »

Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C and HIV-1 Coinfection in Two Informal Urban Settlements in Nairobi, Kenya

Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C and HIV-1 Coinfection in Two Informal Urban Settlements in Nairobi, Kenya

PLOS ONE, Jun 2015 Background HIV-1 and Hepatitis B and C viruses coinfection is common in Sub-Saharan Africa due to similar routes of transmission and high levels of poverty. Most… Read more »

Homosexual HIV student jailed for at least 30 years for infecting 32 partners with virus

Homosexual HIV student jailed for at least 30 years for infecting 32 partners with virus

By Brian Okoth Updated Monday, May 18th 2015 Micheal Johnson, 22, a student at Lindenwood University, who is HIV positive, has been jailed for filming himself having unprotected sex with… Read more »

Machakos Water and Health to Get Sh5 Billion

Machakos Water and Health to Get Sh5 Billion

By Andrew Mbuva The water and health departments have drawn the biggest allocations of the Machakos budget estimates for 2015-16, county assembly budget chairman Isaac Muinde has said. He said… Read more »

Plea for HIV Programmes

Plea for HIV Programmes

By Rita Damary The National Council for Population and Development director in-charge of communication, advocacy and education Peter Nyakwara has urged counties to design new and effective ways of fighting… Read more »

Uhuru Scorns Media and Public Health Act

Uhuru Scorns Media and Public Health Act

PRESIDENT Uhuru Kenyatta’s repeated remarks to the effect that newspapers are fit only for wrapping meat are untrue and unfair. They are also against the Public Health Act, especially in… Read more »

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