Global Fund to grant USD 126 mln to aid Angola fight malaria, HIV/AIDS

The United Nations Global Fund is to grant 126 million US dollars to Angola for the next financing cycle (2024/2027) to support the programme to combat malaria, HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis in Cuanza Sul and Benguela provinces.The information was disclose…

Kirinyaga Rolls Out Vaccination Drive Against Rabies

Kirinyaga County has launched a major vaccination exercise to curb the spread of rabies in the County.
County Executive Member for Agriculture and Livestock Development Dr John Gachara says that there has been a surge in the number of stray dogs and c…

One Person Killed, Cattle Swept Away In Narok Flash Floods

One person has died and nine cows died as a result of floods that have been experienced in Narok County in the last one week.
Narok County Commissioner Isaac Masinde confirmed that Narok East Sub County was the most hit by the flash floods since the r…

Civil Servants Benefit From Free Eye Check-Up

Government employees yesterday benefitted from a rare treat after a private hospital set up a free eye checkup at the Nyeri Regional Commissioner’s office.
The medical camp which is the second of its kind in a year was organized by Optex Opticians fro…

Hospital Gets Sh10 Million Donation To Boost Services In ENT Unit

Thika level Five hospital, which in the recent past was in the spotlight over lack of drugs and other essential medical supplies, has received a boost after well-wishers from the Thika Asian community donated Sh 10 million to improve services.
The fund…

County Allocates Sh22million Towards Healthcare Support Programme

Trans Nzoia Governor Mr. George Natembeya has launched an ambitious social health support scheme, NATECARE, in a bid to enable access to affordable health services by the elderly and disabled members of the society.
Natembeya unveiled the healthcare p…

County Urged To Embrace Technology To Address High Malaria Prevalence Rate

Busia County government in partnership with End Malaria Council have intensified a campaign to help address the high malaria prevalence rate in the County that has continued to cause havoc and claim many lives. The county is leading in the country wit…

Maternal Support Programme To Boost Hospital Deliveries In Murang’a

Murang’a county government has unveiled a programme aimed at encouraging expectant mothers to visit antenatal clinics and deliver in hospitals In the programme dubbed maternal health support, mothers visiting clinics get reimbursement of transport exp…

Seven People Dead, 25 Families Left Homeless After A Flash Flood In Gilgil

Seven people, including four children have been killed by a flash flood that rocked Kambi Hindi village in Ol-jorai in Gilgil Sub County on Monday night. Confirming the incident, Gilgil Sub- County Police Commander Mr. Francis Tumbo said the families …

Residents Urged To Move To Higher Grounds In The Wake Of Floods

Turkana county residents have been urged to move to higher grounds to keep safe from the floods. The appeal comes in the midst of high rainfall being witnessed in several parts of the county and neighbouring Uganda. Kenya Red Cross official Rukia Abub…