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Health CS Mutahi Kagwe assures parliament over ongoing reforms

Health CS Mutahi Kagwe assures parliament over ongoing reforms

Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe presented a positive outlook for the health sector when he appeared before the senate committee on health. Appearing before the parliamentary committee via a virtual link, alongside Chief Administrative Secretary Dr. Mercy Mwangangi and other

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Centre of Excellence in Health Education and training to be established in Western Kenya

Centre of Excellence in Health Education and training to be established in Western Kenya

          Lake Region Economic Block Governors have signed a commitment that will see establishment of a Centre of Excellence in Health Education and Training in the region. This is part of the ongoing Kenya UK- Health

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Health CS calls for global collaboration in the fight against Covid-19

Health CS calls for global collaboration in the fight against Covid-19

Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe is proposing the formulation of a binding treaty that will inform partnerships for global collaboration aimed at fully vaccinating the entire world population against Covid-19 disease. Addressing a high-level thematic debate convened by the president

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Kenya receives a further 1,898,910 doses of Pfizer vaccine

Kenya receives a further 1,898,910 doses of Pfizer vaccine

Kenya on Monday received 1,898,910 doses of Pfizer vaccine from the United States government via the COVAX facility. The doses are expected to boost the ongoing accelerated Covid-19 vaccination drive. The donation, which arrived in the country through the Jomo

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President Uhuru Kenyatta set to launch Eye Care services project

President Uhuru Kenyatta set to launch Eye Care services project

        Health Principal Secretary Susan Mochache has today, on behalf of the Ministry, signed the Data Processing Assurance Agreement with Peek Vision Limited. The signing sets stage for the Launch of Vision .Impact (Eye Care Services) Project by

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Radical proposals as cancer stakeholders’ retreat closes

Radical proposals as cancer stakeholders’ retreat closes

Health CS Mutahi Kagwe says the government is taking a multi-sectoral approach in the fight against cancer. Speaking in Naivasha at the close of the two-day national cancer stakeholders’ retreat, the health CS said the ministry of health is creating

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Renewed optimism as stakeholders in the fight against cancer gather in Naivasha

Renewed optimism as stakeholders in the fight against cancer gather in Naivasha

Stakeholders in the fight against cancer remain upbeat that the country is on the right trajectory amid enhanced efforts to address the health challenge. Speaking in Naivasha at the start of a two day National Cancer stakeholders’ retreat, COG Health

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British government donates forensic medical equipment to Kenya

British government donates forensic medical equipment to Kenya

Kenya’s forensic technology capacity received a boost on Wednesday after the British government handed over forensic medical equipment to the Ministry of Health valued at 4.5 million shillings. While receiving the equipment from the British High Commissioner to Kenya Jane

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Major Milestone for Kenya as Kemri launches Covid-19 and Malaria testing Kits

Major Milestone for Kenya as Kemri launches Covid-19 and Malaria testing Kits

Kenya Medical Research Institute (Kemri) has today put Kenya on the global research map following the launch of two major innovations namely: Covid-19 PCR testing kit and Malaria detection testing kit. While launching the two kits, KEMCoV PCR Kit (for

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Health CS lauds role of faith based organisations in ongoing reforms

Health CS lauds role of faith based organisations in ongoing reforms

        Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe says the government acknowledges the contribution of the Church Health Association of Kenya in ongoing efforts aimed at transforming the health sector. Speaking during the opening of the New Clive Irvine College of Health

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