Author: Viola Kosome

How Homa Bay sex workers use PrEP to cheat HIV

Reading Time: 4 minutes It is around 9am and Joanette Achieng (not her real name) is preparing to leave her house at Shauri Yako […]

Hope for the fisherfolk as hyacinth dissipates

Reading Time: 4 minutes A stroll along Nyakach Bay in Winam Gulf reveals the everyday scene that fishermen are now getting used to. A […]

Women empowerment: Mama Ida steps up efforts to transform lives

Reading Time: 5 minutes To some, she is the wife of Prime Minister Raila Odinga but for most women, she is the silver lining […]

Worry as rogue shylocks sexually assault women in Kisumu markets

Reading Time: 5 minutes When Joyce Anyango (not her real name), a cereals vendor at Otonglo market sought the help of a money lender […]

Survivors of sex slavery in the Gulf share sordid stories

Reading Time: 4 minutes It all began as a lucrative idea that could transform her life after years of struggling to make ends meet. […]

Gender activists, media partner to fight GBV

Reading Time: 2 minutes Gender officers in more than 30 counties are seeking ways to strengthen relationships with the media to ensure that key […]

Concern raised over scribes’ safety ahead of 2022 General Election

Reading Time: 2 minutes Rise of fake news and safety of journalists are critical concerns in Kenya today as the country prepares for next […]

2022 polls: Inside IEBC’s plan to place more women in Parliament

Reading Time: 3 minutes Authorities are working on robust plans to ensure that the political representation of women in elective seats increases in next […]