Monday, May 29, 2017
Vihiga County Referral Hospital

Cholera outbreak in Vihiga under control according to health official

The Cholera outbreak in Vihiga County is under control according to the County Director of Health Mr Quido Ahinduka. He said the affected areas...
Nandi Senator Stephen Sang was among the candidates who met IEBC in Nandi

Nandi Senator decries lack of drugs in public health centers

Nandi senator Stephen Sang, who is the Jubilee nominee for the gubernatorial seat in the County, has decried the lack of drugs in Nandi public health...
Outgoing Council of Governors chairman and Meru Governor Peter Munya has noted there has been significant progress in the Health and Agriculture sectors

Former Council of Governors chairman notes significant success of devolution

Council of Governors outgoing chairman and Meru Governor Peter Munya has said devolution has been successful despite significant challenges. While delivering a devolution report...
Dutch Minister for Foreign trade and Development Cooperation Lilianne Ploumen being welcomed by Health CS Cleopa Mailu

Dutch Government to continue supporting reproductive health in Kakamega

The Dutch government will not stop her engagement and support for the reproductive health sector and women empowerment programs in the country, visiting Dutch...
Director of Medical Services Jackson Kioko during the launch of the HIV prevention drug, PrEP

Government launches HIV prevention drugs

The government has started providing drugs that will help trim out HIV infection to individuals at risk. Speaking during the launch of the Pre-exposure...
Urban areas rank high when it comes to the use of NCD drugs

Urban Centres rank high in NCD medicine usage

Kenyan urban centres have the highest number of users of NCD (Non-Communicable Disease) medicines in Kenya according to research. The medicines which are being...

Huduma Centre to be constructed in Vihiga

Vihiga residents are set to enjoy closer government services after the National government promised to build an Huduma centre in the region. Cabinet Secretary...
NACADA Regional manager for Nyanza and Western Region Esther Okenye presents a copy of  the report on Alcohol and Drug Abuse baseline survey in Busia County to Deputy Governor Kizito Wangalwa at Busia ATC

Drug trafficking along Busia,Uganda is high-NACADA report

A report on Alcohol and Drug abuse baseline survey has revealed that drug trafficking across Busia and Uganda border is alarming, with 89.4 percent of...
Estelle Sidze of African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)

Study shows young Kenyans are misinformed about sexuality and sex

A new study on sexuality education in Kenyan schools has shown that young Kenyans are misinformed about sex and sexuality, according to Estelle Sidze, a...
Vihiga Governor Moses Akaranga has urged residents to register for NHIF

Vihiga residents urged to register for NHIF

Vihiga governor Moses Akaranga has urged area residents to register for National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF) in order to improve their healthcare. Akaranga said...