Health

Airtel Donates PPE worth Sh30mn to support COVID-19 Health Workers

Airtel Donates PPE worth Sh30mn to support COVID-19 Health Workers

Airtel Managing Director P D Sarma in a statement said that this is aperiod where the private sector should join hands to support the government in fighting the virus which has affe…...

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Kenya launches the Great Covid-19 innovation challenge

Kenya launches the Great Covid-19 innovation challenge

Konza Technopolis has convened multiple stakeholders to co-create technology-based solutions, by harnessing the creativity and innovative capabilities of Kenyans and Africans toward…...

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Kenya's SGR freight services boost cargo movement amid COVID-19 pandemic

Kenya's SGR freight services boost cargo movement amid COVID-19 pandemic

NAIROBI, April 25 (Xinhua) -- Kenyas standard gauge railway (SGR) freight service has ferried about 183,350 tons of cargo, including medical supplies and grain, from April 7 to Wedn…...

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Online shopping addiction 'is a mental health condition', psychotherapists claim

Online shopping addiction 'is a mental health condition', psychotherapists claim

Whether it’s ASOS or Amazon, when it comes to shopping these days, many of us will turn to the internet.But while some people only occasionally shop online, it seems that for other…...

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We must now encourage more students to pursue medicine

We must now encourage more students to pursue medicine

In bringing to the fore the vagaries of the 8-4-4 system, some professionals have always given examples of the many students who join Schools of Medicine in universities but drop mi…...

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Kenya to launch cervical cancer vaccine tomorrow

The Ministry of Health (MoH) is set to roll out a cervical cancer vaccine targeting 10-year-old girls starting tomorrow, in a move that will see the shot included in the national im…...

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Chinese enterprises to help end Zimbabwe's chronic water problems

Chinese enterprises to help end Zimbabwe's chronic water problems

China has stepped up again to help Zimbabwe in a moment of need. This is after the Harare City Council last week approved four Chinese companies to implement over $1 million worth o…...

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ICEA Lion launches cancer cover for Sh165 per month

ICEA Lion launches cancer cover for Sh165 per month

ICEA Lion Group has launched cancer insurance cover with premiums from Sh165 a month as the incidence of the disease increases, deepening the burden on the pocket to offset the heft…...

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African countries challenged to design homegrown health coverage models

African countries challenged to design homegrown health coverage models

African countries have been challenged to come together to design a homegrown Universal Health Coverage model that will ensure healthcare for all in line with Africa agenda 2063.Thi…...

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Milk bank saving tiny lives in Kenya

When Roseline Kwamboka gave birth to a baby girl seven years ago, ill health affected the flow of her breast milk and this left her baby starved and crying incessantly. It took anot…...

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