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NATIONAL ETHOS, ‘KENYA THE LAND OF THE INCORRUPTIBLE’

MEMORANDUM: A CITIZEN’S CONTRIBUTION TO NATIONAL ETHOS, ‘KENYA THE LAND OF THE INCORRUPTIBLE’ Kenya has variously been referred by us and our neighbours as ‘nchi ya kitu kidogo’.  What appears like a belittling preamble ‘nchi ya kitu kidogo – the end of an era’ appears in the BBI documents and BBI website.  A rebuttal on the

Will be on duty over the holidays, while others will have to wait for health care

Will be on duty over the holidays, while others will have to wait for Health care.  This is not the only time this has happened.  Holidaying when we should be working I believe is one of the unique characteristics of resource-constrained settings like we have here in Kenya.  By the way now that we are

Lay care-takers inside the Kenyan hospitals, Is there a way forward?

Lay care-takers inside the Kenyan hospitals, Was there a way forward? Today we discuss lay care providers, popularly referred to as caretakers inside the public hospitals. Do they assist with care or usurp health professional’s caring work and cover staffing shortages?  Though they are to be found mainly in public health facilities, some private and