Drug resistance is also a major concern—in 2015, there were an estimated 480 000 new cases of multidrug-resistant TB. The recent approval of two new medicines to treat TB, the first in more than 60 years, is improving the outlook for people with drug-resistant TB.
Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng has decried the government’s handling of the matter, asking rhetorically, “How do we get to this level of incompetence?”
By Miriam Gathigah NAIROBI, Jan 31 2017 (IPS) - Too hungry to play, hundreds of starving children in Tiaty Constituency of Baringo County instead sit by the fire, watching the pot boil, in the hope that it is only a matter of minutes before their next meal. Unbeknownst to them, the food cooking inside the... Continue Reading →
By Mark Mason There aren’t many pleasures left in flying these days, but one of them occurs even before you’re on the plane. What’s more it’s free. It’s the smug sense of satisfaction you get from watching everyone else at the departure gate stand up and form a queue as soon as the flight is... Continue Reading →
“There is need to bridge the gap of transition through expansion of the current schools so as to enable the one hundred percent transition from primary to High school “said Mrs.Stellah.
There is also a need to repair relations with Fifa, which frayed after Caf instructed all its members to vote for Bahrain's Sheikh Salman in the football's world governing body's February 2016 elections.
A number of African countries have banned China from buying their donkeys, saying demand for the four-legged creatures has become unsustainable. Niger announced a ban on the export of donkeys this month after trade of the animals increased by three times in the last year, mainly to Asian countries. And Burkina Faso has also put... Continue Reading →
[MEXICO CITY] An international team of scientists identified a hundred genes that influence adaptation to the latitude, altitude, growing season and flowering time of nearly 4,500 native maize varieties in Mexico and in almost all Latin American and Caribbean countries. Creole — or native — varieties of maize are derived from improvements made over... Continue Reading →
MOMBASA, 13 March 2017 (PSCU) – President Uhuru Kenyatta rapped the governors of Mombasa and Kilifi for having little to show for billions of shillings they have received in devolved funds as he wrapped up his visit of the Coast region. “Governor Joho and Governor Kingi are all about talk and no action. They have... Continue Reading →