May 2017

Dr. Fred Bukachi a cardiologist and lecturer at the University of Nairobi 0

More Kenyan children at risk of hypertension

Three boys have just arrived in a rural homestead in Embu County from their Nairobi home and in excitement joined their two cousins in joyful union which spread into child play involving running around...

A farmer in Nyeri County prepares his carrots to be transported to the market.Residents of Nyeri County are blaming the county government for not engaging them when preparing the budget.Picture:David Mbewa 0

Public get raw deal in budget participation  

Even as counties and national governments read their 7th budgets under the new constitution, it emerged that the spirit of citizen participation in the budget-making process is a total sham. This affects services delivery,...

Lucy Ndirangu marking her register as she prepares to make her next round in Mwiki,Kasarani.Picture:Joyce Chimbi 0

Family Planning a key health and development issue

A certified Community Health Worker, Lucy Ndirangu is often seen around her neighbourhood in Mwiki, Kasarani in Nairobi County distributing condoms. She has taken the initiative to respond to the needs for dual protection...