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Iron Deficiency During Infancy May Reduce Vaccinations’ Efficacy

Amid the Covid-19 pandemic, the researchers have found that iron deficiency during infancy may reduce the protection that vaccinations provide. Findings from two clinical studies...

Team Lioness Aims to Fight Poachers in Amboseli National Park in Kenya

By Lenny Ruvaga Kenya’s Amboseli National Park is home to herds of elephants that have been the target of poachers trafficking in the illicit trade in...

Kenya Leads a Movement to End FGM by 2023

By Rael Ombuor Despite Kenya banning female genital mutilation in 2011, the tradition of circumcising girls has continued in some ethnic communities. President Uhuru Kenyatta...

What are Tea Producers in Kenya Doing to Cope up With the Price Rise? Find it Out Here

In a humming factory in Kenya's highlands, tea is hand-plucked from the fields, cured and shredded into the fine leaves that have sated drinkers...

HPV Vaccinations may Reduce Cervical Cancer Rate in Kenya

By Rael Ombuor The World Health Organization says East Africa has the highest rate of cervical cancer in the world.  In October, Kenya launched a mass...

Kenya Vows to Cut Emissions as Cooking with Traditional Fuels Kills More than 21,500 Each Year

More than 21,500 Kenyans die each year from cooking with traditional fuels like charcoal and firewood, new government data showed on Tuesday, as authorities...

Kenya Starts Mass Vaccination of Girls against Human Papilloma Virus

Kenyan authorities have begun a mass vaccination of girls against the human papilloma virus, HPV, which causes cervical cancer. According to the World Health...

Kenya Third African Country to Roll Out World’s First Malaria Vaccine

Kenya has become the third African country to roll out the world’s first malaria vaccine. Young children in eight western Kenyan counties will receive...

Kenya, Uganda Sign Pact To End Cross-Border Conflicts Between Turkana, Pokot and Karamoja

BY GEOFFREY ISAYA President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Ugandan counterpart Yoweri Museveni have witnessed the signing of an agreement aimed at promoting sustainable peace and...

Kenya Bans Child Adoption By Foreign Nationals

BY GEOFFREY ISAYA The Cabinet has banned with immediate effect adoption of Kenyan children by foreign nationals as the government moves to tame rogue adopters. A...

Inauguration of Mahatma Gandhi Library in Kenya To Be Sooner Than Expected

India has fulfilled its promise of renovating Mahatma Gandhi library in Kenya in a record time of less than three years and it will...

Killer Gorge in Hell’s Gate National Park Closed after 7 killed

BY GEOFFREY ISAYA The killer Ol-Jorowa gorge in Hell’s Gate National Park has been closed indefinitely following the deaths of seven people, among them six...

President Uhuru Realigns Government Ministries

BY GEOFFREY ISAYA President Uhuru Kenyatta has reorganised ministries to strengthen service delivery. Several functions that have been in Uhuru's office such as Presidential Delivery...

KRA Defends Actions against Keroche Breweries, Denies Unfairly Targeting Local Investors

The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has defended its actions against tax evaders after the management of Keroche Breweries Limited read mischief in an arrest...

Popular Kenyan Musician John Ng’ang’a aka John De’Mathew, Dies Through a Tragic Accident

By Geoffrey Isaya Popular Kenyan musician John Ng'ang'a, known by his stage name John De'Mathew, has been killed in a car crash. Known as the King...

DP Ruto Says He’s Ready to Face Raila in 2022

By Geoffrey Isaya Kenya's Deputy President William Ruto says he is ready to go head-to-head with former Prime Minister Raila Odinga in the 2022 race...

Kenyan Chef Maliha Mohammed Breaks Guinness World Record by Cooking for 75 Hours Non-stop

By Geoffrey Isaya Ms. Maliha Mohammed, a Mombasa-based Kenyan chef, has broken the Guinness World Record for the longest time spent cooking. Chef Maliha cooked for...

President Uhuru Insists No Extra Money, Calls for End to County Funds Standoff

By Geoffrey Isaya President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday called on the National Assembly and the Senate to end the stalemate over the Division of Revenue...

First Ship With Goods Cleared Under iCMS Arrives at the Port of Mombasa

By Geoffrey Isaya The Integrated Customs Management System (iCMS) Sea cargo regime has gone live at the Port of Mombasa with the clearing of the...

Crisis Hits 15 Counties in Kenya as Workers Strike

BY GEOFFREY ISAYA Operations in at least 15 counties in Kenya will be disrupted starting tomorrow (Tuesday) after county government workers vowed to down their...

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Pandemic To Increase Child Labour, Trafficking & Slavery: Satyarthi

The COVID-19 pandemic will result in "most definite and substantial increase" in child labour, child trafficking and slavery across the world, warned Nobel Laureate...

Wooden Puppets Will Enact Ramlila In Varanasi This Year

The world famous Ramlila in Varanasi will not be held this year due to the pandemic but the tradition will not be broken either. Wooden...

Guidelines For Disposal Of Cigarette Butts Within 3 Months To Be Layed Down

The National Organisation for Tobacco Eradication on Sunday welcomed the direction of the National Green Tribunal (NGT) to the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB)...

Actress Malaika Arora Feels Blessed To Overcome Covid-19

Actress Malaika Arora says she feels blessed to have overcome Covid-19 with minimum pain. Malaika, who tested positive earlier this month, took to Instagram to...
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