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Familicides: Why people murder close relatives

Evelyn Makena @evemake_g As the bodies of four family members were being buried on Saturday at Karura in Kiambu County, […]

Coronavirus dims Christmas spirits

Evelyn Makena @evemake_g  Whether it is the cancelled end of year office parties or suspension of plans to travel upcountry or […]

Holiday season health risks and how to cope with them

Evelyn Makena @evemake_ The holidays are a great time to come together with loved ones and make merry. There are […]

Novel vaginal ring empowers women in fight against virus

Evelyn Makena @evemake_g A vaginal ring inserted after every 28 days has potential to reduce a woman’s risk of HIV […]

Youth abused as a girl now offers children a safe haven

After escaping abuse and death as a young girl, Flora Nkatha is at the forefront of protecting children and giving […]

Experts want used vehicles import business regulated

Evelyn Makena @evemake_g Along Nairobi’s Ngong Road, thousands of cars gleam under the morning light waiting for potential buyers. Parked […]

Children gasp for air as pneumonia takes a deadly toll

Evelyn Makena @evemake_g Dusk was quickly approaching, but antibiotics had done little to ease the strained breathing of Emily Awour’s […]

Maternal and infant mortality decline in six high burden counties

Evelyn Makena @evemake_g The number of preventable maternal, newborn and child mortality in six high burden counties has significantly reduced […]