Gov’t Launches Livestock off Take Programme in Kwale

The government has launched a Sh40 million livestock off take programme in Kwale County in a bid to reduce loss of animals to drought. Pastoralists in the coastal County who are on the brink of losing their livestock during drought season are set to benefit from the livestock off take programme. Government Spokesperson Col. (Rtd) […]

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Red Cross distributes 10,000 mosquito nets

The Kenya Red Cross is set to distribute 10,000 mosquito nets across Lamu County, as part of a malaria and dengue fever intervention programme aimed at curbing an outbreak of the two diseases in Lamu. The nets will be distributed in collaboration with the national government through the county public health department which will map […]

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Prison Staff, inmates, to be vaccinated against Covid – 19

The Kenya Prisons Services is set to receive 100,000 doses of Covid-19 vaccine that will enable all its staff and inmates in the Country vaccinated against the virus. Chief Administration Secretary (CAS) (Interior), Winnie Guchu, said the Prison’s Health Department in collaboration with the Ministry of Health is finalizing on the protocols that will ensure […]

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Woman who rides a bicycle to distribute sanitary towels receives Award

A volunteer with Kenya Red Cross who rides a bicycle to distribute sanitary towels to needy girls in Tana River County has been feted for exemplary service. Ms Milka Hadida Yuda received the Florence Nightingale Medal for her outstanding efforts in ending menses shame among vulnerable girls in the region. Yuda is among 25 outstanding nurses […]

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