Kilifi County Governor Amason Kingi has temporarily banned all Public transport services among other key services within the county, effective March 27.
In the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, Kingi also directed all quarrying activities to halt their business, and all slaughterhouses until further notice.
Kenya’s Pharmacy and Poison’s board has advised the public against the use of Chloroquine and Hydroxychloroquine as a means of treating coronavirus.
The board has also banned all pharmacies and chemists from
selling Chloroquine and Hydroxychloroquine drugs to clients without a prescription
from a medical doctor.
“Following the news
The United States' Senate has approved a $2 trillion
(Ksh211.87 trillion) economic rescue bill to help lift the economy and address
the coronavirus pandemic.
The bill was unanimously approved on Wednesday and the legislation is currently under review in the US House of Representatives, US President Donald Trump
Kenya has registered one patient who fully recovered from
President Uhuru Kenyatta confirmed the record during an
address to the Nation on Wednesday with a hopeful stand that the country is
poised to overcome the pandemic.
“We have registered our first patient who has fully recovered
from this virus. This
Uganda confirmed five more cases of coronavirus on
Wednesday, bringing the total to 13.
According to Director General of Health Services Dr. Henry Mwebesi, among the infected was an 8-month-old baby whose father had recently travelled back to the country from Kisumu
According to Mwebei who spoke to
By Daisy Okanga | More than 60 people who are believed to be migrants from Ethiopia were found dead in a cargo container in Mozambique's northwest Tete province, according to the United Nation’s International Organization for Migration (IOM) report.
The Truck en route from Malawi on
Prince Charles, the Queen's son and first in line to the
British throne, has tested positive for coronavirus.
The prince has taken himself into self-isolation in Scotland together with his wife but reports indicate that the Duchess tested negative for the virus.
“The Prince of Wales has tested
Four traders have been detained by police officers in
northern Uganda for allegedly taking advantage of the looming lockdown in the
country to hike commodity prices.
According to Uganda’s local daily, the police locked the
shops and arrested three Indians and a Ugandan trader for allegedly hiking
prices of essential
Sleuths from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) on Tuesday gunned down the suspected mastermind of 2019 Ksh.72 million at an ATM in Kayole, Nairobi.
The suspect has been identified as Wycliff Vincent Oduor and
was among a three-man gang armed with pistols who engaged police officers
The firms listed on Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) have been granted a one-month reprieve to publish their audited financial statements.
They were expected to submit their statements by the end of
March or April but the Capital Markets Authority (CMA) has offered them an extension
of up to