BY PSCU | President Uhuru Kenyatta has called for the utilization of knowledge gained from the global and national response to COVID-19 in the roll-out of Universal Health Coverage (UHC) in the country.
The President said UHC, which is one of the Government's Big
4 development agenda,
By Daisy Okanga | The Baringo County hospital and Barwessa health center have benefited from infrastructure support funded by Safaricom Foundation.
The initiative is
part of the foundation’s programme to increase access to quality maternal and
child health services.
Hospital will soon have a new maternal high
Entertainment and Restaurants Association of Kenya (PERAK) has warned that 80
percent of its members may never recover from the current economic crisis if
the ban on the sale of alcohol in bars and restaurants is not lifted.
In a press
conference, the association said the extension
By Daisy Okanga | United States actor Chadwick Boseman, best known for playing Black Panther in the hit Marvel superhero franchise, has died of colon cancer aged 43.
Boseman was diagnosed with colon
cancer four years ago but had not made the information public.
Just three months earlier,
Cement Group Plc has defied the coronavirus (COVID-19) effects to record a
pre-tax profit of Ksh 213 million in its half year results through June up from
Ksh 23 million in the corresponding period last year.
company attributed the growth in its profits to the swift
implementation of “health, cost and cash”
The National Cereals and Produce Board
(NCPB) has cleared 58 stores across the country for the storage of the October
harvest under the warehouse receipt system.
Speaking to Metropol Television, NCPB
Managing Director Joseph Kimote said it is all systems go
beginning October when the warehouse receipt system is scheduled
Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has announced his
resignation today because of poor health.
In his address to the people of Japan, Abe apologised for
failing to complete his term of office, saying he resigned “… with the belief
that i cannot continue being Prime Minister if I do
Safaricom has unveiled a new campaign that will see
customers enjoy free 500MB daily bonus data with every purchase of a
personalized no-expiry data bundle.
The campaign has been dubbed ‘Browse Bila Waas,’ and seeks
to enable Safaricom customers to enjoy more internet for less.
Both Prepay and PostPay
At least four people have died in the wake of Hurricane Laura, which made landfall on the coast of Louisiana on Thursday morning.
Louisiana Governor, John Bel Edwards said in a Thursday briefing that the four died due to falling trees.
Among the dead is a 14-year old
By Daisy Okanga | U.S. multinational retail chain, Walmart has teamed up with multinational tech giant, Microsoft to buy the U.S. assets of popular video sharing app, TikTok.
Microsoft is now
facing another tech giant, Oracle in the race to acquire TikTok’s U.S Assets
from its parent company,