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Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi and South Africa’s Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba

SOUTH AFRICA SCRAPS SHORT TERM VISAS FOR KENYANS

Kenyans will now travel easily to South Africa after the nation lifted some travel restrictions to guarantee a less stringent documentation process. According to a new agreement reached Monday in Pretoria by Kenya’s Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi and South Africa’s Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba,  Kenyans who frequently travel to SA will be eligible for three-year multiple entry […]

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15 people die each day from snake bites in Kenya

SNAKE BITES: GLOBAL CONCERN, SCANDAL IN KENYA

VENOMOUS SNAKE BITES A MAJOR HEALTH ISSUE Worldwide 79,000 people die from venomous snakebites each year (based on 2016 figures) and some 400,000 are permanently disabled as a result of blindness or amputation. According to the World Health Organisation (WHO) mosquitoes are the only animal that cause more deaths to humans. These facts have gone […]

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Patel Dam

10 DEAD AS NAKURU DAM BURSTS

At least 10 people are reported to have died and many are still missing after a dam burst in Nakuru County last night. The Patel Dam in Solai burst at about 9pm yesterday evening inundating villages nearby. 40 people are reported to have been rescued but about the same number are currently missing. Water from […]

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President Kenyatta and Raila Odinga - the famous handshake

HIGHLIGHTS: PRESIDENT KENYATTA’S “STATE OF THE NATION” ADDRESS

PRESIDENT PAYS TRIBUTE TO KENNETH MATIBA Today, it is a profound honour for me to deliver the first State of the Nation Address of my second term in office. However, Mr. Speaker, before I proceed any further, let me pay tribute to the late Kenneth Matiba, whose patriotism inspired greatly the constitution under whose authority […]

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Pneumonia biggest killer disease in Kenya

PNEUMONIA NOW BIGGEST KILLER DISEASE IN KENYA

Pneumonia killed more people in Kenya in 2017 than any other disease as revealed by the 2018 Economic survey by Kenya National Bureau of Statistics. According to the survey, Pneumonia accounted for 22.0 per cent (21,584) of the major causes of deaths in 2017 followed by malaria (17,553) and cancer (16,953). DEADLIEST CHILDHOOD DISEASE Pneumonia […]

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