Author: Milliam Murigi

Food systems take centre stage at global climate talks

Reading Time: < 1 minute As the unprecedented drought continues to ravage most countries in Africa, food systems and agriculture are finally at the heart […]

Report: 16m children suffering from poverty and climate change

Reading Time: 2 minutes About 16,308,563 children across Kenya, 67 per cent of the country’s children are reeling from the dual impacts of poverty […]

New treatment for kala-azar spells renewed hope for patients

Reading Time: 5 minutes Sitting on grass outside Kacheliba Sub-County Hospital in West Pokot County, 10-year-old Tekla Chepkopus basks in the sun with her […]

Health crisis slows Africa Covid jab rollout – survey

Reading Time: 2 minutes Emergencies that are affecting some African countries has stagnated Covid-19 vaccine rollout, it has emerged. Analysis by the World Health […]

Tubal ligation? Not for everyone

Reading Time: 4 minutes In 2018, Anne Njeri* became pregnant with her second baby. Because the pregnancy was high risk, she had to undergo […]

Agroforestry helps farmers reduce vulnerability to climate change

Reading Time: 7 minutes Kathiani village in Mbooni, Makueni County has always been a farming village. Here, farmers have been both subsistence and commercially […]

Textile firms urged to adopt new technology to boost productivity

Reading Time: 2 minutes Players in the textile sector have been urged to embrace new technologies so as to enhance their global competitiveness and […]

Risk of meningitis A outbreak due to delayed vaccines, WHO states

Reading Time: < 1 minute With the Covid-19 pandemic delaying meningitis vaccination campaigns for more than 50 million children in Africa, the region is at […]