New National Geographic Series Chasing Answers Spotlights KAUST’s Emergence as a Global Scientific Research Hub

Chasing Answers Four-part documentary delves into groundbreaking work conducted by teams of staff and students THUWAL, Saudi Arabia, May 25, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — National Geographic is shining the spotlight on Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) in Chasing Answers, a new four-part series that explores the emergence of the Thuwal-based […]

TigerGraph’s Graph for All Million Dollar Challenge Winners Impress With Innovative Solutions to Global Issues Using Graph Technology

Top Projects Address Mental Health, Refugee Support, Detecting Organized Crime, Fighting Global Misinformation, and More REDWOOD CITY, Calif., May 25, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — TigerGraph, provider of a leading graph analytics platform, today unveiled the winners of the Graph for All Million Dollar Challenge — awarding $1 million in cash to game-changing, graph-powered projects that […]

Seegene unveils ‘$12 PCR testing’ initiative to help end COVID-19 pandemic

Includes asymptomatic testing at community-based facilities to prevent widespread transmissions Regular testing for COVID-19, flu, RSV crucial for staying safe as anti-virus restrictions are eased PCR tests will be priced affordably, made possible through Seegene’s 20 years of expertise “Full support for countries that join Seegene’s campaign to ensure safe return to normalcy” SEOUL, South […]

Foundation Donates 200 Goats To Widows In Kitui

Goat Foundation, a non- profit organization that gives hope to widows has donated 200 goats to 100 widows in Kitui Central to address poverty and impact the lives of the…

CORG’s Survey On Women In Leadership Released

Consortium of Researchers on Governance (CORG) held a quantitative survey to discover the influence that gender has on which gubernatorial aspirant is preferred in the counties of Nakuru, Homa bay,…

Uganda In Roadshow To Attract More Kenyan Tourists

Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) is seeking to partner with Kenyan tour operators to boost intra Africa tourism between the two East African countries. The focus of the partnership will be…

Fall Armyworm Invasion Affecting Crops In Uasin Gishu

Maize farmers in Uasin Gishu County have been assured of government assistance to contain the spread of fall armyworms (FAW) invasion in the county. Uasin Gishu County Agriculture Executive Committee…

Kajiado Multi-Sectoral Peace Committee Formed Ahead Of Polls

Kajiado County residents have been urged to maintain peace before, during and after the August 9 General Elections. County Commissioner Wilson Wanyanga called on the residents to desist from any…

Filling Of Thiba Dam Kicks-Off As River Closed For Days

The construction of Thiba Dam in Gichugu, Kirinyaga County which was completed over a month ago has marked its huge milestone as River Thiba is closed for the next eight…

JKF Awards 148 Needy Students Sh22.2 Million Scholarship

The Jomo Kenyatta Foundation (JKF) has this year dedicated Sh22.2 million to needy students pursuing their secondary school education. The fund provided by the self-financing State Corporation shall not only…

Agroecology As A Pathway Towards Sustainable Food Systems

There is a need for the government to incorporate agroecological policies and strategies into the nation’s food system for the country to conserve its biodiversity and attain food security. A…

Makueni Assembly Approves Sh9.8billion For Financial Year 2022/2023

Makueni Members of the County Assembly have approved Sh9.8 billion budget estimates for the Financial Year (FY) 2022/2023. The approved budget recorded a one percent increase from Sh9,763,795,153 in FY…

Garissa Elimu Scholarship Beneficiaries Warned Against Indiscipline

Needy students from Garissa County who are benefitting from Elimu Scholarship programme have been urged to display high levels of discipline while in their respective schools. A total of 115…

Bioenergy To Replace Wood Energy By 2028

The Bioenergy Action Plan which is being developed by the Ministry of Energy aims at eliminating the use of wood for cooking in all public institutions by 2028. The Principal…