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October 19, 2017 8:27 AM Kenya: Malaria Cases Go Up as Over 1,000 Test Positive

More than 1,000 people have tested positive for Malaria in Marsabit, northern Kenya, weeks after the deadly disease killed more than 26 people in the expansive region. A report handed to the country's Health Cabinet Secretary Cleopa Mailu also showed that the 1,000 were from a sample of 2,500 people who sought treatment from hospitals in the area. While 1

September 26, 2017 11:47 AM Kenya: Governors Vow to Dismiss All Striking Nurses

The Council of Governors has maintained that county bosses will sack all nurses who have not resumed duty and advertise their positions. In a statement issued Sunday, CoG chairman Josphat Nanok said the Employment and Labour Relations Court, on September 1, declared the nurses' strike illegal. He asked officials of the Kenya National Union of Nurses 4

September 24, 2017 7:10 PM Governors: We will sack defiant nurses

The Council of Governors has maintained that county bosses will sack all nurses who have not resumed duty and advertise their positions. In a statement issued Sunday, CoG chairman Josphat Nanok said the Employment and Labour Relations Court, on September 1, declared the nurses’ strike illegal. He asked officials of the Kenya National Union of Nurses 2

September 5, 2017 8:49 AM Police canteen in Nairobi is ordered shut due to cholera fears

The Nairobi city government has ordered that the traffic police headquarters food canteen be closed to contain the spread of cholera. Monday, the number of people infected with cholera rose to 92 - 87 police officers and five security guards stationed at the Multimedia University. Health Cabinet Secretary Cleopa Mailu said the canteen was suspected to be the cause 15

September 4, 2017 11:38 AM Health Cabinet Secretary Cleopa Mailu blames food handlers for Cholera outbreak

Health Cabinet Secretary Cleopa Mailu Monday visited 47 police officers who were admitted at Sinai Hospital in Kajiado County after testing positive for cholera. 92 policemen were taken ill on Saturday night when they started exhibiting cholera-like symptoms of severe abdominal pain and diarrhoea after eating contaminated food. Some patients have already 9

September 4, 2017 10:35 AM CS Mailu: 50 police officers admitted to hospital with cholera

Health Cabinet secretary Cleopa Mailu has confirmed that a total of 5O police officers were infected by cholera and 47 are still admitted at Kenyatta National Hospital. The affected officers were residing at the Multi Media University hotel in Rongai. They are believed to have shared a meal from an outsourced caterer. The CS has also banned outside catering 20

September 4, 2017 10:24 AM Over 30 more police hit by cholera in Nairobi

The number of police officers who have contracted Cholera in Nairobi has risen by more than 30. The city county’s Health Chief Executive Bernard Muia on Monday said 95 officers, from 59 on Sunday, had been affected by the disease after eating suspected contaminated food at Multi-Media University in Rongai. The officers from various parts of the country 10

September 3, 2017 10:16 AM 10 admitted in suspected cholera outbreak in Rongai

10 police officers are hospitalised in Rongai after showing cholera symptoms. Health Officials on Sunday said the officers were part of a team that was camping at the Multimedia University. The victims started to complain of stomach pain and diarrhea before they were rushed to Sinai Hospital where they are admitted. Nairobi governor Sunday in a statement 14

August 13, 2017 5:23 AM Uhuru making changes: Who will make it to the new Cabinet?

Following his declaration as winner, President Uhuru Kenyatta is expected to re-constitute his Cabinet if his win is not successfully challenged. This being his last term in office, President Kenyatta’s choice is crucial because it will shape his legacy as he exits the scene in 2022. The president will thus have to make difficult decisions that will bruise 6

July 25, 2017 9:12 PM Fear as three dead, 33 treated of cholera

Panic has gripped Kisumu County and its environs after a cholera outbreak killed three people and left 35 admitted to hospital. Two of those who succumbed were inmates at Kodiaga Maximum Security Prison while the third one lived in Otongolo, a neighbouring community. County health officials said they were battling the disease but feared it could get out of control 36