Health CS Kagwe says Nurses & Midwives are crucial UHC partners

…as the Nurse and Midwife Alliance of Kenya is unveiled Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe Critical stakeholders in the health sector have today launched the Nurse and Midwife Alliance, which is a platform that convenes all nurses and midwives in the country to facilitate the professional growth of the healthcare practice. The stakeholders, spearheaded

COFEK statement on the Rise and Rise of Fuel prices in Kenya

The attention of the Consumers Federation of Kenya (Cofek) is drawn to the Tuesday announcement of the unusually high fuel prices by the sector regulator, Energy and Petroleum Regulatory Authority (EPRA). At this rate, our earlier projection that fuel will hit a record Sh150 per litre may come to pass sooner

Afya Sacco chairman Vitalis Peter Lukiri is Dead

Vitalis Peter Lukiri, the long-serving National Chairman of Afya Sacco has died. Family sources told Nyanza Daily that he passed on at Nairobi Hospital on Wednesday night after a short illness. He will be remembered for steering the Sacco to become one of the leading Tier 1 co-operative societies in the

Chaos in Kayole as youths battle Police over curfew killing

Kayole youths rioting after police shot one of them.

Residents accuse Police for killing a fellow youth over curfew Youths in Kayole on Thursday morning engaged the police in running battles after they allegedly shot and killed one of them for violating the 10pm curfew. Kayole youths rioting after police shot one of them. This Kayole incident which happened in Tushauriane area

Tanzanian Health Minister Dorothy Gwajima in Kenya for consultative meetings

Tanzanian Health Minister Dorothy Gwajima Tanzanian Health Minister Dorothy Gwajima has called for deeper technical cooperation between Kenya and Tanzania in the fight against Covid-19. Gwajima said that in Nairobi during a joint press conference after holding a consultative meeting with Kenyan Health Ministry officials led by Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe. Gwajima said

Scare in Ugenya schools as Kibra ODM chair is hospitalised with Covid 19.

There is widespread scare in Ugenya after an ODM Kibra activist posted in his facebook page that the ODM Kibra Chairman Mr. Jaconiah Onyango Junga has been admitted in a Nairobi hospital with Covid-19. The fear is heightened by the fact that duo visited Ugenya schools a-fortnight ago accompanied

Mutyambai orders police to enforce Covid19 Protocols

IGP Hillary Mutyambai Inspector General of Police Hilary Mutyambai on Friday ordered the police to enforce government protocols against Covid-19. Speaking during a joint press conference with Health CS Mutahi Kagwe , Mutyambai reiterated all protocols must be enforced and stepped up and urged the police to take responsibility. The IG also urged

Politician who mingles with minors in Ugenya schools put on Notice

Daktar distributes his branded bags in schools Despite the surge in Covid19 cases in Nyanza a new aspirant in Ugenya going by the name Daniel Odhiambo continues to conduct political activities unabated. The politician has extended his transgression to local schools where he distributes items packaged in orange bags branded with