Friday, February 23, 2018
West Pokot residents have complained about the rising cases of maternal deaths in hospitals in the County

West Pokot residents decry rising cases of maternal deaths

 Residents in West Pokot County decried the rising cases of maternal deaths in Kapenguria County referral hospital after three mothers died last week. Eight women...
The Chairman of the Luhya Council of Elders Dr. Charles Lunge who is also Dean of students in the Department of Medicine at Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology

Luhya council of elders to set up cancer treatment centre in Western Region

The Western Union Council of Elders has plans to set up a cancer screening Centre in Kakamega County. The Council of elders has formed...
At least 36 FGM circumcisers in West Pokot County have downed their tools

36 FGM circumcisers down their tools in West Pokot County

At least thirty six female FGM circumcisers in West Pokot County have downed their tools of trade after practising the retrogressive vice which is rampant in...
An event celebrating the International Day for Zero Tolerance to FGM was held at KICD in Nairobi, Kenya

International Day of Zero tolerance to FGM marked globally

The World has today marked International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) day. The day comes just eighteen days after a Kenyan...
Some of the items picked by the Kipkaren residents

Residents raise concerns over medical waste dumped at Kipkaren river

Residents of Kipkaren market at the border of Kakamega and Uasin Gishu Counties want legal action to be taken against a private clinic owner...
Kenya First Lady Margaret Kenyatta at the OAFLA meeting in Ethiopia

First Lady pledges to step up efforts to tackle HIV/AIDS menace

Kenya First Lady Margaret Kenyatta has reiterated that she is committed to curbing the HIV/AIDS menace. Speaking at the 20th Ordinary General Assembly of the Organization...

NEMA to close markets over use of plastic bags

National Environment Management Authority (NEMA) has threatened to close markets where traders are still using banned plastic bags. The authority has said they would involve...

Yvonne Wamalwa, Widow to former Vice President is dead

Yvonne Wamalwa, widow of former Vice President Michael Wamalwa Kijana is dead, CS Eugene Wamalwa confirms. Yvonne Nambia Wamalwa was the wife of the eighth...
illicit

Fight against illicit brew intensified in Likuyani

As government’s efforts to fight illegal trade in illicit brew continue countrywide, security officers from Likuyani  impounded over 300 litres in a well coordinated crackdown against...

Police in Nandi impounded over 100 cartons of illicit brews

Police officers in Nandi nabbed over one hundred cartons of illicit spirits after carrying out an intensive raid in Kapsabet town. Speaking to West Media...