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World Health Organization calls for moratorium on vaccine booster

Reading Time: 2 minutes   Geneva, Thursday The World Health Organization is calling for a moratorium on Covid-19 vaccine boosters until at least the […]

Blame games in Bomet after Barchok fails to deliver on Governor Laboso’s manifesto

Reading Time: 2 minutes Bomet Governor Hillary Barchok has admitted facing a myriad of challenges in seeking to implement some of the agenda set […]

Excitement for long awaited Summer Games

Reading Time: 2 minutes Tokyo, Wednesday The Tokyo Olympics sports programme finally opened after a year’s pandemic delay with softball in disaster-hit Fukushima on […]

Tanzanian gov’t urged to prepare well for COVID-19

Reading Time: < 1 minute A team of medical experts has urged the government of Tanzania to take contingency and response plans against COVID-19, including […]

US regulator approves Pfizer vaccine for 12 to 15-year-olds

Reading Time: 3 minutes The United States drug regulator has authorised the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for children aged 12-15 as the country aims to speed […]

Kenya’s COVID-19 vaccine shots administered to over 900,000 people

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kenya’s Ministry of Health said on Monday the country had inoculated more than 900,000 people against COVID-19 amid intensified efforts […]

Group on mission to beat squalor in Mathare slums

Reading Time: 4 minutes Patrick Njoroge A large pig carcass floats downstream towards a metal pedestrian bridge that links Nairobi River with one of […]

Ugly Covid vaccine politics opens Pandora’s box

Reading Time: 3 minutes Recent threats by the European Union (EU) to ban Oxford- AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine exports if the company does not deliver […]

Diagnosed with hypertension in our late 20s

Reading Time: 5 minutes By Harriet James and Maina Joseph In 1995, Josephine Atieno Nyamwaya, a nurse, started having headaches that ranged from mild […]

It’s good riddance as leaders cannot wait to engage Biden

Reading Time: 4 minutes World leaders said they were looking forward to working with Joe Biden, the Democrat sworn in as US president on […]