Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Busia County Executive Committee Member for Agriculture and Animal Resources Dr Moses Osia (Centre) hands over a Microscope to Teso South Meat Inspector Dr Polycarp  Kundembule

Busia County meat inspectors boosted by newly delivered equipment

  27 meat inspectors drawn from all the seven sub-counties in Busia County have received equipment aimed at improving meat hygiene. Among the equipment includes gumboots, aprons, hats, and...
PS Nicholas Muraguri has been moved to the Lands Ministry by President Uhuru Kenyatta

PS Muraguri among 12 Principal Secretaries reshuffled

PS Nicholas Muraguri has been moved from the Health Ministry to Lands Ministry after President Uhuru Kenyatta's Principal Secretaries' reshuffle. The reshuffle has affected...
Kenya Medical Training Campus (KMTC) Busia Campus

Busia KMTC to admit 50 nursing students in April

Kenya Medical Training College (KMTC) Busia Campus will admit 50 nursing students in April to bring the total number of students at the college to 103. The KMTC Principal...
Media briefing on Tuberculosis survey in Kenya, in Nairobi

40% of TB cases in Kenya remain undetected and untreated

The Ministry of Health has completed the first post-independence Tuberculosis prevalence survey, and preliminary results show that Kenya's TB burden is higher than previous...
Residents receiving treatment at Sirende Dispensary after eating contaminated meat

One dead, many hospitalized after eating contaminated meat

A sombre mood engulfed Makhonge village, Sirende Ward in Kiminini Sub County in Trans Nzoia County after one resident died, and more than fifty...
Mrs. Esther Onzere far right with other members of the bereaved family in Likuyani

Family blames medics’ laxity for death of relative in Likuyani

A family at Lumino village in Likuyani Sub County has appealed for a thorough investigation to be done following the death of a pregnant...
Leaders flagging off the medical equipment in West Pokot

West Pokot benefits from medical equipment supply

West Pokot County has received medical equipment worth Kshs 14 million meant to support maternal health care in the grassroots. The equipment donated by the...
Doctors in Nandi County have resumed duty after the doctors' strike was called off

Doctors in Nandi County resume duty

Doctors in Nandi county have gone back to work after the nationwide doctors strike was called off. This is after a deal was struck...
The Senate Health Committee chairman Wilfred Machage has criticized the government's decision to sack striking doctors

Decision to sack doctors criticized by Senate Health Committee chair

The Senate Health committee chairman and Migori Senator Wilfred Machage has said the plans by the government to replace striking doctors is a poor...
12 Kenyatta National Hospital (KNH) doctors have been fired

Kenyatta National Hospital sacks 12 doctors for failing to resume duty

Kenyatta National Hospital (KNH) management has dismissed 12 doctors and 48 others are facing disciplinary action for failing to resume to work as ordered...