Indeed Covid has affected every part of our economy, even those who thought that it won't affect them, it has really and greatly hit them.The imposition of curfew by president Uhuru Kenyatta, has greatly affected prostitution business at Mlolongo and they have been forced to sell their services during the day and they ain't getting as much as they used to get when things were okay, even some take two to three days to get a customer.
Plans are underway for Ministry of Health to procure another Covid-19 vaccine.This information was published in the Star news paper of date 20th April.According to the source, the Current AstraZeneca Vaccine is 'running out'.Taking to his Twitter handle Deputy President William Ruto spokes person Emmanuel Talam, has argued that 'they knew they will stop competition, then create shortage and finally import theirs.'
The report shows that gender-based violence gbv is perhaps the most widespread, and socially related human rights violations in Kenya.about 40% of women and girls in Kenya aged 15 and above have experienced physical violence with approximately one-in-four experiencing earch violence.Some of the major types of gender-based violence are early child marriage, female genital mutilation , honour killings, intimate partner violence , physical punishment and sexual emotional or physical violence.
Schools are set to reopen in May despite the continued surge in the Corona Virus cases in the country.The cabinet secretary for education professor George Magoha said that schools will resume learning as it had been planned in the midst of the pandemic.Parents have expressed their fear of conducting the virus.
Kenya Defence Forces (KDF), is one of the three security organs found in Kenya. KDF entails three bodies namely Kenya Army, Navy and Air Force. The security organ is mandated in protecting the country against internal and external attacks. This evening, KDF through it's official twitter account, has sent a crucial message to all Kenyans to adhere to the Covid-19 containment measures such as wearing face masks, sanitizing hands, maintaining social distance and adhering to the curfew rules. The organ has further
Amid the KCPE jubilation of the kids that passed today, covid is still here with us and these are some of the statistics.Only four people are reported dead in the last 24 hours.1091 people have tested positive today.Picture courtesy.Cumulative fatalities stand at 2,424 and the ministry sends it's sincere condolences to the families of the ones affected.
A few months after the Covid-19 vaccine entered Kenya, there has emerged some fraudulent websites which are attempting to sell this medicine.In a statement, the Us has sent a stern warning to some parties involved in this and revealed that any website advertising this kind of related information should be ignored according to Federal Trade Commission.
The police service is in mourning after one of its high ranking police officers died of covid 19 earlier today.The police force through their communication channels communicated the demise of the dedicated officer.Police Commander Kotobu Molu.Picture courtesy.The police commander in charge of Laikipia West succumbed to Covid related complications in the hospital after he had been admitted for quite some days.
The Covid-19 experience is marginally longer than a year old.A kid brought into the world around January 2020, scarcely any months prior to the pandemic, is practically a similar age as the feared sickness.These youngsters are fit for perceiving faces and would now be able to run and even yell around the house.
In the hilly parts of Mbooni in Makueni county stands St. Brigid Academy.The mood at the school compound is cheerful right from the gate.We are given a warm welcome by the gateman who ushers us in, records all our details, including our temperatures, and shows us the handwashing point.
It is remaining exactly 3 weeks and 2 days to school reopening that is scheduled for May 10 according to the ministry of education. The reopening of schools depends on the situation of Covid 19 in the country which appears to be so encouraging. Universities and colleges had been closed indefinitely on March 25 following president Uhuru Kenyatta's directive that was aimed at stopping the spread of this noble disease among the students. Primary schools and secondary schools on the other hand are in second term
A total of 19 people have died in the last 24 hours bringing the national tally to a whopping 2,443. This is a high number when you consider the population of the country and other factors. Fatalities. Picture courtesy. Nairobi County still leads with a 323 positive cases which continues to defy the lockdown imposed on the county. Trans Nzoia, Mombasa and the ever present county in the top five Nakuru is also there. County distribution. Picture courtesy. Kisii County recorded two positive cases with Migori,
It's a Sunday, a day valued by many as a special day for worshipping God in churches and temples. It's however sad that the pandemic has brought a new norm. It's no longer as sacred as it was to some but to many staunch believers nothing has changed. On Friday Tanzanian preacher prophet Rolinga shared a sensational claim of revelation he got. He adviced Kenyans to alert the President to open churches and call for a prayer day. Today a number of leaders have joined their fellow village mates in worshipping the
If you are thinking of starting a business in 2021, it is critical to take the new normal into account. The Covid-19 pandemic has changed so much about how people consume products and services. While starting a retail business or restaurant might have been good ideas previously, you might be best served to reconsider those thoughts until you see how the next year plays out. Instead of some more traditional businesses, think about those that can support how people are now living their lives. This list of business
Faith Mumo could have emerged the top candidate in the just released KCPE exams but behind the scenes, the family has undergone a tough period following the outbreak of Covid-19 pandemic.Her Father Paul Mumo, who spoke to Citizen TV on phone, has opened up on difficult moments his family had to endure after the pandemic struck the country.
Breastfeeding mothers should be advised to take Covid-19 vaccines so as to provide full protection to their babies. Research has shown that when breastfeeding mothers get vaccinated for Covid-19, their babies acquires a level of protection against this virus. That's why the vaccine is recommended for breastfeeding mothers. Also another benefit is that it offers full protection to the mother such that she cannot transmit Covid-19 virus to her child thus being able to take care of her child without any problem.
Kenyans seemed to passing serious economic challenge as per their reactions to Covid-19 updates post by ministry of health. The ministry has opted to photo post update unlike before where they used to just write without using a printed photo.This move has make it hard for kenyans to assess the updates as majority says they are in free mode. "Free mode" allow users to assess Facebook but can't see photos. Below are some of their reactions."Better stop update, am in free mode so it's not helping." Netizen calling
In this content, I'll talk on one major economic impact of Covid-19, focusing on the aspect of Production. The economic strains brought about by Covid-19 has led to production of counterfeits and low quality products. People have been looking for ways to survive and one of them has been selling fake or substandard products. Here are six products that you should be very careful when purchasing over this Covid-19 period; 1. Alcohol With the bars closed, it's is possible for liquor stores to stock some illicit
As many Kenyans are attending church following strict covid 19 measures from the ministry of health, other chooses to follow the proceeding of the church online and through the television. However kenyan are left tongue wagging full of many questions after the International Chapel Church service that is from Nigeria that is aired life on citizens T.V. It is such a fantastic service that meets all the International standards. The only big question is whether Nigeria is free from vivid 19 as all the congregants
Earlier today, a Twitter user by the name @ms matei took on her Twitter account to pass a certain message to the people of Kenya on the issue of Covid 19 testing.This user claimed that the people of Kenya should not worry because the Covid-19 home testing kits are now available.