Author: Sandra Wekesa

Vice supposedly done to tighten vagina after childbirth, is rumoured result of handshake deals between husbands, doctors

Reading Time: 3 minutes “Let’s add in another stitch to make sure this is nice and tight,” is a statement mothers are likely to […]

Why FGM is still a thorn in the country’s flesh today

Reading Time: 6 minutes For Lerai Leshalima from the Alale division, along the Kenya-Uganda border, her dream of transitioning into an adult began when […]

500 children treated for burns – Kenyatta National Hospital

Reading Time: 2 minutes More than 500 children below the age of five suffered burns between June 2020 and July this year. Kenyatta National […]

App offering seamless fund pooling

Reading Time: 4 minutes Now more than ever, friends and family are looking for solutions that offer transparency and accountability for all financial transactions, […]

Experts call for suicide decriminalisation in social circles

Reading Time: 6 minutes The first time Felicity Odipo* attempted to die by suicide was on her 17th birthday. She was still in school, […]

Boarding school offers refuge for teen girls

Reading Time: 3 minutes It is extremely hot and dry as one approaches Kimana, a small town in Kajiado South constituency. The scorching sun […]

How passion to care for others birthed my business

Reading Time: 4 minutes For Grace Njiru, taking care of people is second nature. She has always been passionate about caring for individuals, families […]

Ten ways to cultivate good gut bacteria

Reading Time: 4 minutes 1. Give your gut a rest  Giving your body a break from digesting food could protect from metabolic diseases and […]