As the country marks the 2020 world elder abuse awareness day (WEAAD) celebrations, the outbreak of Covid 19 pandemic has exposed the senior citizens to various forms of abuse, due to the stigma associated with the highly contagious disease. Going by recent reports the elderly people are increasingly being neglected, abandoned or abused and the emergence of Coronavirus has further aggravated the situation especially after it emerged that the aged were most vulnerable to the…"Kenya Marks World Elder Abuse Day"
The Port of Mombasa has witnessed a record performance by a new ship that made a maiden call at the Second Container Terminal. Container carrier Mv Cosco Yinkou docked Friday at berth No.21 and is expected to complete discharge and loading operations in record time. Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) crane operator and the man of the moment George Ominde recorded 362 moves per crane shift, registering the best performance since the beginning of the year.…"Best Performance Witnessed At The Port Of Mombasa"
Work on the proposed Sh 1.7 billion Likoni floating footbridge that will link Mombasa Island to the mainland south is expected to start soon. Coast Regional Commissioner (RC) John Elungata told KNA in an interview on Sunday that the first pedestrian footbridge to be built at the Likoni crossing channel is expected to end the perennial human congestion at vital busy crossing channel. The regional administrator said the goal of the national government project is…"Construction Of Likoni Floating Footbridge Set To Begin"