We Are Embarking On Upgrading The Health Centre Facilities, Says Lamu Governor

Lamu County Governor, Issa Timamy, has reiterated his administration’s commitment towards the delivery of quality healthcare in the archipelago. Governor Timamy says his administration will improve healthcare services by employing…

MOH Launches The 1st Annual Kenya Healthcare Awards

The Pharmaceutical Society of Kenya (PSK) in partnership with Kenya-UK Healthcare Alliance (KUKHA), Ministry of Health and the Ministry of Education have today launched the 1st Annual Kenya Healthcare Innovation…

Civil Servants Sensitized On Work Injury Benefits

Civil servants have been urged to attend the National Health Insurance Fund (NHIF) awareness forums when called upon in order to be better informed on the benefits they are entitled.…

Monkeys’ brains are wired to read body language – just like ours

In 2020, as the COVID-19 pandemic drove a surge in remote work and learning, videoconferencing apps such as Zoom saw their user numbers boom. Plenty of other options were available,…

Church Offers Relief To Baringo Hunger Victims

The African Inland Church AIC South Rift Faithful have donated foodstuff worth over Sh1 million to the starving residents of Baringo Central. The foodstuff which comprises of 100 bags 90…

Medicine Recalled Amid Quality Concern

The Pharmacy and Poisons Board (PPB) and the National HIV and STI control program (NASCOP) has confirmed receipt of several product related market complaints for Tenofovir/Lamivudine/Dolutegravir (300/300/50mg) tablets manufactured by…

Kiambu County Launch Action Plan For Infection Prevention

Kiambu County has launched the first Infection Prevention and Control Advisory Committee (CIPCAC) Action Plan 2022-2023. Health CECM Dr. Joseph Murega said the IPC Action plan is aimed at preventing…

Drought-affected populations in northern Kenya, October 2022

DRC assessment shows the rapid deterioration of the protection environment for pastoralist communities in Northern Kenya The compounded effects of the most severe and prolonged drought on record, skyrocketing food…

IGAD Member State National Policy Facilitators get oriented on their role in the Implementation and Domestication of Regional Health Data Sharing Policy Framework

November 21, 2022 (NAIROBI, Kenya): The IGAD – GIZ’s Digital Health Project team this morning kicked off a meeting with the IGAD Member States National Policy Facilitators to orient them…

Experts root for best practices as Kenya marks world antimicrobial awareness week

The government through the ministries of Health, Agriculture, Livestock Development in collaboration with other Ministries have consolidated national efforts to implement sustainable measures to mitigate the effects of Antimicrobial Resistance…