Author: Sandra Wekesa

Climate-related cases doubled up globally

Reading Time: 2 minutes The total number of climate change court cases has more than doubled since 2017 and  the trend is growing worldwide. […]

Patient involvement key in treating breast cancer

Reading Time: 2 minutes Cancer patient advocacy officers and researchers are calling for increased patient involvement in shaping approaches to cancer research and treatment […]

Parental expectations, a burden to children

Reading Time: 3 minutes From the moment a couple find out they are expecting a child, they start imagining how life would be like. […]

How family, religion fail people with suicidal behaviour

Reading Time: 3 minutes Rebecca Kanana* had her life planned out. By 30 years, she wanted to have gotten a stable source of income […]

Why milestone ‘fear of missing out’ is at all-time high

Reading Time: 3 minutes Have you felt a tightening knot in your stomach as you browse through social media, scrolling through eye-catching photos and […]

Raising a disabled child? More grace

Reading Time: 2 minutes Raising a disabled child can vary greatly depending on the disability and the individual mother’s personality and coping style. This […]

Why Kikuyu elders brought down LGBTQ flag from Mt Kenya

Reading Time: 4 minutes Last month, a group of Kikuyu traditionalists shot seven arrows, burned  a flag representing the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex, […]

Why some mothers would harm their very own children

Reading Time: 4 minutes After giving birth, Brenda Wangari felt all alone, she felt unwanted and with the physical changes that she had gone […]