Nairobi — Kenya recorded 181 COVID-19 cases on Saturday marking a 3.2 per cent positivity rate compared to 5 per cent reported on Friday and 6 per cent on Thursday.Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe said the new cases were identified from 5, 577 sam…"Kenya: Covid-19 Positivity Rate at 3.2%, Single Fatality Reported Since Friday"
At the beginning of the year, Kenya was doing well with regards to Covid-19 infections, recording few cases and deaths. However, the tide seems to have changed in the past two weeks.The country’s Covid-19 curve is swinging upward, with experts warning …"Kenya: Experts Fear Third Wave as Covid-19 Cases Rise"
The Ministry of Health has said a consignment of Covid-19 vaccines will land in the country next week.Just a day after Ghana became the first African country receive 600,000 doses of vaccines from the Covax initiative, Health Chief Administrative Secre…"Kenya: We Expect Covid-19 Vaccines Next Week, Ministry of Health Tells Kenyans"
Auditor-General Nancy Gathungu has exposed mismanagement of Covid-19 funds by county governments, citing delays to procure critical supplies that might have exposed the public to infections.A special audit conducted by her office on the utilisation of …"Kenya: Special Audit Reveals Misuse of Covid-19 Funds By Counties"
Nairobi — Likoni Member of Parliament Mishi Mboko wants the Parliament to approve a motion to extend the tenure of Kazi Mtaani Initiative launched by President Uhuru Kenyatta.In a Notice of Motion filed on Thursday, Mboko said the programme had greatly…"Kenya: Mishi Mboko Files Motion Seeking Extension of Kazi Mtaani Initiative"
An unprecedented education crisis is unfolding in Syria, an expert from a major international aid agency warned the Security Council today, as she described how unaffordable food prices, chronic malnutrition and years of living in unsafe, unhygienic ca…"As Pandemic Rages on, Syria’s Children Face Graver Reality Than at Any Other Point of Conflict, International Aid Organization Official Tells Security Council"