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What comes to mind when you hear of Pumwani Maternity Hospital? For many, it is likely to have a negative tag to it. However, there are changes being implemented and as a result, painting a brighter and more hopeful picture of the otherwise frowned upon institution. On the Health Assignment, County Edition, Irene Choge looked at the state of maternal and child health in the County of Nairobi. Kwa habari zaidi tembelea http://qtv.nation.co.ke Tufuate kwa mtandao wa Twitter http://www.twitter.com/@QTVKenya Tufuate kwenye ukurasa wa FaceBook http://www.facebook.com/QTVKenya
BREAKING NEWS: Ministry of Health closes two big hotels in Nairobi as cholera outbreak persists. Watch KTN Live http://www.ktnnews.com/live Watch KTN News http://www.ktnnews.com Follow us on http://www.twitter.com/ktnnews Like us on http://www.facebook.com/ktnnews
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Police at Karen police station are searching for the proprietor of the catering company that had offered services at the Karen wedding after which 3 people succumbed to cholera. Rose Araka of Trade Bells catering services has stopped picking her calls to assist in the ongoing investigations. Meanwhile,Vihiga County has declared a cholera outbreak in the region after 2 of the 3 people who attended the wedding died. Eunice Omollo reports. Watch more NTV Kenya videos at ntv.co.ke and nation.co.ke. Follow @ntvkenya on Twitter. Like our page on Facebook: NTV Kenya. Follow and Double tap on Instagram: NTV Kenya Join Our Telegram channel: www.telegram.me/NTVNewsRush
Residents living around Nairobi dam have lamented that the once clean natural water body has since degenerated into a stinky sewer that is now a breeding ground for stubborn mosquitoes. The neglected dam now has authorities passing the buck, with the city council, National Environment Management Authority and the Provincial Administration denying responsibility over the water body. Watch KTN Streaming LIVE from Kenya 24/7 on http://www.ktnkenya.tv
Nairobi county has banned food hawking in the city asserting it poses health risks to residents. The move is fuelled by concerns of possible food contamination due to poor hygiene that may lead to disease outbreak. Governor Evans Kidero's administration has also enhanced supervision of operating foods stores to ensure they adhere to public health standards. This comes in the wake of the recent outbreak of the Avian flu in the neighbouring Uganda and water shortage in the city centre. Casualties include vendors of fruits, samosas, fish, sausages and eggs, with those caught operating risking being prosecuted.
Masterplan – In May 2014 we launched a new City Masterplan – the first for nearly 40 years - after the central bureaucrats thought there was no need for one at all. When I travelled to Japan last year I signed a deal to introduce a New Mass Transit System for Nairobi and the surrounding counties ( In July Treasury accepted its implementation to the tune of Kes 400M). Construction will begin in earnest 2016. The Nairobi Integrated Urban (Niuplan) Development Master Plan-a guiding city development framework-seeks to integrate sustainability into development in the city by 2030. The plan was developed with technical support from the Japanese government through JICA. Water provision – The County government in its 2015/2016 budget has set aside Kes 30 milion for the expansion of water...
Medic East Africa, an organisation which deals with solutions for health challenges, held it's annual exhibition at the Visa Oshwal Centre to showcase the latest technology and supplies in the healthcare industry. Watch more NTV Kenya videos at ntv.co.ke and nation.co.ke. Follow @ntvkenya on Twitter. Like our page on Facebook: NTV Kenya. Follow and Double tap on Instagram: NTV Kenya Join Our Telegram channel: www.telegram.me/NTVNewsRush
In August 2013, a team of 30 volunteers from the Utah-based World of Difference Foundation went on a service expedition to Kenya. Half of the volunteers were 2nd year doctoral students in physical therapy at Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions. They worked in two hospitals -- one public and the other private -- in Nairobi. I went along on the expedition on assignment from the ABC TV station in Salt Lake City, Utah. Freelance photographer Bryant Bush and I shot the team's experiences. I then wrote, edited and presented 10 stories that aired during one week in September, 2013.
Two people have been confirmed dead and 18 others are in hospital following an alleged outbreak of cholera in Kayole area of in Nairobi. Nairobi County Health department is expressing fears that the outbreak may spread owing to poor sanitation and lack of clean running water in the area. The County government has now deployed water treatment chemicals to help curb the spread of the killer disease.
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Air pollution within Nairobi city was 10 times higher than the recommended by the World Health Organisation. This toxicity in the air was likely to cause health risks such as cancers. The World Health Organisation reported that the quality of air around the world had declined by 8% in the last five years, threatening lives, productivity and economies. Air pollution killed an estimated 7 million people, with indoor pollution bearing the greatest responsibility for these deaths. Kwa habari zaidi tembelea http://qtv.nation.co.ke Tufuate kwa mtandao wa Twitter http://www.twitter.com/@QTVKenya Tufuate kwenye ukurasa wa FaceBook http://www.facebook.com/QTVKenya
When the University of Nairobi's School of Public Health was officially launched on 22nd February 2011, it was the culmination of a twenty-year-old dream, brought to fruition by a team of persistent, dedicated Kenyan academics and the more recent support of USAID/Kenya. At the ceremonial opening of the school, USAID's implementing partner -- Management Sciences for Health - spoke with Dr. Dismas Ongore, the Director of the new school about overcoming institutional resistance and limited resources to realize a dream.
Stakeholders in the medical sector were hard-pressed to explain their progress as they work towards making the sector more efficient in providing services to Kenyans. The health cabinet secretary, governors and medics were among those who assembled at state house Nairobi this morning for a health summit. Citizen TV is Kenya's leading television station commanding an audience reach of over 60% and in its over 12 years of existence as a pioneer brand for the Royal Media Services (RMS), it has set footprints across the country leaving no region uncovered. This is your ideal channel for the latest and breaking news, top stories, politics, business, sports, lifestyle and entertainment from Kenya and around the world. Follow us: http://citizentv.co.ke https://twitter.com/citizentvkenya ...
Tonight, test results have confirmed that Cabinet Secretaries Henry Rotich and Adan Mohammed contracted cholera after eating contaminated food supplied at a trade expo in Nairobi. County health authorities have now issued an alert over the outbreak with revelations that more than 300 cases have been reported in the past two months. Citizen TV is Kenya's leading television station commanding an audience reach of over 60% and in its over 12 years of existence as a pioneer brand for the Royal Media Services (RMS), it has set footprints across the country leaving no region uncovered. This is your ideal channel for the latest and breaking news, top stories, politics, business, sports, lifestyle and entertainment from Kenya and around the world. Follow us: http://citizentv.co.ke https:...
It is no secret that Kenya’s vibrant start-up culture is solving real problems in clever ways. SEAD and Innovations in Healthcare harnessed that energy toward solving health problems with the first ever Health Hackathon in Nairobi, Kenya on September 18th- 20th, 2015. The event was held at Strathmore Business School. The Health Hackathon included programmers, healthcare enterprises, established multinational corporations, and funders.
Nairobi county health executive, Dr Benard Muiya has refuted claims there is a cholera outbreak in the capital. This comes after a scare at a scientific conference held at the Weston hotel in Nairobi. Dr Muiya explained that they are running confirmatory tests for 10 people, who have been admitted in various hospitals, before concluding that they have a cholera infection. Government Health officials are currently treating the condition as food poisoning, as they wait for results in two days time. Watch more NTV Kenya videos at ntv.co.ke and nation.co.ke. Follow @ntvkenya on Twitter. Like our page on Facebook: NTV Kenya. Follow and Double tap on Instagram: NTV Kenya Join Our Telegram channel: www.telegram.me/NTVNewsRush
It is day 77 since Kenyans started reeling with the effects of the doctors strike and it looks like the health crisis is about to turn for the worst. Health Workers from Nairobi county and the Upper Eastern Region have vowed to take to the streets from next week in support of the 2013 CBA, that the doctors have been pushing the government to implement. Gladys Gachanja with details of what is proving to be the biggest headache for the Jubilee government. Watch more NTV Kenya videos at ntv.co.ke and nation.co.ke. Follow @ntvkenya on Twitter. Like our page on Facebook: NTV Kenya. Follow and Double tap on Instagram: NTV Kenya Join Our Telegram channel: www.telegram.me/NTVNewsRush