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Young farmer thrives through fodder crop production

Bernadette Nangila surveys her lush quarter of an acre brachiaria fodder farm in Kimwanga village, Bungoma county, making bold steps […]

Cautious festivities: Agonising times for entrepreneurs

The Covid-19 pandemic has changed every facet of our lives. Then came the thought that life would return to normal […]

Forgotten: Children living with HIV in a pandemic

As the world observes Aids Day tomorrow  with the theme ‘Global solidarity, shared responsibility’, children come under focus with experts […]

At the frontline in ending violence against women

As custodians of culture, men are called upon to increase efforts to end violence on women and girls. Clement Cheserek […]

Septrin shortage puts people living with HIV/Aids at risk

Asha Fadhili, 45, was already struggling with how to shake off stigma associated with HIV/Aids before the acute shortage of […]

Unsung reproductive health champions of Bungoma

Each day she sets out to speak to young women and girls about family planning or safe motherhood, Rahma Issa, […]

Trachoma, too, is feeling the invisible impact of Covid crisis

Emachar Ekelale, a lanky 83-year-old man, sits outside his manyatta next to a small fire in the rural Turkana village […]

Librarian recycles phones to offer e-Learning content

With Laibu Mkononi, Yusuf Ganyana wants students to access education in informal settlement and far-flung areas. Figuring out what to […]