Author: Clifford Akumu

My battle and triumph over trickster disease – Kala azar 

Reading Time: 6 minutes At 7am, the sun rises over Kongelai village in Rairiwo Ward, West Pokot county.  The soft light seeps through the […]

Official: Build safe houses for men beaten at home

Reading Time: 3 minutes More male survivors of sexual and gender-based violence (GBV) are in need of safe houses and spaces that offer shelter […]

Kenya, UK pact to boost cancer treatment

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kenya is in the process of implementing a health cooperation deal with the United Kingdom that will boost the number […]

Health care sector got a shot in arm during his watch

Reading Time: 3 minutes Mwai Kibaki was one of the few politicians who left an indelible mark in all the positions they held. After […]

State urged to make adequate investments to address hunger

Reading Time: 2 minutes A group of civil societies has urged the government to do all it can to avert further deaths from the […]

Kenya embarks on injectable ARVs clinical trials

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kenya is among two African countries carrying out new clinical trials of two injectable antiretroviral medicines given once every two […]

Fifth graders start orchard in collective forest cover drive

Reading Time: 3 minutes Fifth-graders assembled to dig holes on the grounds of Cheleta Primary School, Nairobi early Tuesday morning. The more than 20 […]

Initiative keeps Kawangware mothers breastfeeding

Reading Time: 6 minutes When Janet Mukabwa, a mother of two living in Muslim area, Kawangware, gave birth to her second child, in early […]