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Kenya set to host global forum on environment, climate change

More than 300 scientists, environmentalists and key stakeholders from Africa and Europe are due in Nairobi next week to address environmental health risks that...
Aedes mosquito is the vector responsible for a the Zika virus.

Scientist say Kenya has not recorded any case of Zika

Rosemary Sang, the Chief Virologist at Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) told reporters in Nairobi the East African nation is yet to record a...
Breast Cancer

Kenya plans to use nuclear energy to treat cancer in 2022

Newly appointed Director for Africa at the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Shaukat Abdulrazak over the ravages of cancer in the country said the...
Dr. G. Awandare

Ghanaian scientist makes history by winning international award

Dr Gordon A. Awandare, Head of the Department of Biochemistry, Cell and Molecular Biology, University of Ghana, has become the first Ghanaian to win...

Desire to have children exposes young Kenyan women to HIV

A medical researcher on Wednesday blamed the increase in new HIV infections among young women on desire to have children. Joel...

Kenya vows to intensify efforts to control TB

Kenya joined the rest of the international community in marking the World Tuberculosis Day on Tuesday, vowing to intensify efforts towards the control of...