Bill Gates to set up regional Office in Nairobi

The US billionaire announces this at a meeting with President Ruto at Statehouse President William Ruto on 16th November at Statehouse Nairobi, held talks with Microsoft Founder Bill Gates who was in the country for a two-day visit. During the Wednesday meeting the President said he Kenya Kwanza government

“No need to raise alarm on Covid19 infections”, says Health Ministry.

Kenya's health ministry has ruled out reintroduction of restrictions imposed in curbing the spread of corona virus disease in the country. The ministry of health, on Monday14 said that the increase in Covid-19 infection rates in the country should not be a cause for alarm. Acting Director for Health Dr. Patrick

US President Joe Biden tests positive for Covid-19

US President Joe Biden tests positive for Covid-19

United States President Joe Biden has tested positive for COVID-19, is experiencing “very mild symptoms” and will continue to carry out his duties the White House has said. Biden, 79, who will isolate at the White House, has been in contact with members of staff and will participate in planned meetings,

Mutahi Kagwe announces the return of mandatory masking

Kagwe announces the return of mandatory masking

Government says 6th Wave of Covid-19 is affecting Kenya and Mauritius Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe said on Monday 20th June that members of the public are required to wear face masks in confined places such as PSVs, aircraft, offices, supermarkets and places of worship. The ministry of Health has announced that Kenyans

Uhuru knighted to the Order of St John for Service

Uhuru knighted to the Order of St John for Service

President Uhuru Kenyatta was on Sunday 29th May knighted to the Order of the St John for his service to humanity at State House Nairobi. The admission of President Kenyatta as Knight of the most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St John of Jerusalem was conducted by the

Bayer partners with KNH to prevent hospital-associated infections

Bayer partners with KNH to prevent hospital-associated infections

Bayer East Africa, in partnership with the Kenya Water for Health Organization (KWAHO), has renovated three Handwashing Facilities at the Kenyatta National Hospital (KNH) in Nairobi. The facilities will serve the over 30,000 people who visit the facility every day and close to 6000 staff members who work there. The upgrade,

President Uhuru Kenyatta raises minimum wage by 12%

President Uhuru Kenyatta President Uhuru Kenyatta today announced a 12 % minimum wage for Kenyan workers. The announcement was made at the Nyayo National Stadium during Labour day celebrations where he was the Chief Guest. Thousands of workers gathered at the Nyayo stadium as is usually the tradition on May 1st

Speaker Muturi wants church Covid-19 restrictions stopped

The Speaker of the National Assembly Justin Muturi has called for immediate removal of Covid restrictions affecting churches and other places of worship. Speaking at the closing session of the county government public service board’s convention at the travelers beach hotel in Mombasa, Muturi said it was discriminatory to allow

Uhuru to open Mathare Korogocho level 5 Hospital

The Mathare-Korogocho Hospital Nairobi's first Level 5 Hospital will open its doors to patients after commissioning by President Uhuru Kenyatta. According to the Nairobi Metropolitan Services (NMS). the Sh400 million five-storey hiospital will reduce patient load at Mama Lucy Hospital that serves more than 2.1 million people in the