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Influenza Outbreak in Nakuru and Baringo, 39 Children Dead

By Kenya / April 14, 2016

There is an influenza outbreak in Nakuru and Baringo counties, and parents whose babies have a cough and fever should immediately visit the nearest health facility. According to the ministry of health, the first case was reported on 24th march, and since then 39 death cases among children below 5 years have been reported. The […]

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Hepatitis A Outbreak in Mombasa- 21 cases over the Easter break!

By Kenya / March 31, 2016

Mombasa is on high alert of Hepatitis A after 21 people have been hospitalized in different hospitals over the past few days. According to Mombasa Health Executive Mohammed Abdi who released the statement, Hepatitis A has been on the rise from January among the school children due to water contamination in the area. We have […]

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Samsung Launches Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge in Kenya

By Kenya / March 31, 2016

On March 18th 2016, Samsung launched the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge smartphones in Kenya. Samsung had earlier announced their flagship smart phones Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge, which went on sale on 11th march after being launched in 60 countries, Kenya excluded. 7 days after, the two mega phones from Samsung were launched in […]

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Mohawk Killed by KWS Rangers in Isinya Kajiado County CausingUproar from Kenyans

By Kenya / March 31, 2016

Yesterday Wednesday 30th May, Kenya wildlife services (KWS) rangers sprayed bullets on a lion killing it in Isinya. It has not been established whether the lion had escaped from Amboseli National Park, reserves in Kitengela, Magadior Nairobi national park. The killing has sparked mighty fury from the Kenyans. Mohawk was spotted on Nairobi-Namanga road yesterday […]

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Overhaul in the Education System in Kenya

By Kenya / March 29, 2016

The last curriculum reform in Kenya happened in 1985 when the 7- 4-2-3 education system was dropped and the 8-4-4 system adopted. This week could mark another historical event, dropping the 8-4-4 system and adopting the proposed 2-6-3-3-3 system, as experts meet in Nairobi today Wednesday 29th March to discuss on the proposed new curriculum.  According […]

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Dr. Matiang’i Defends his Impromptu Visits to Schools

By Kenya / March 26, 2016

In the wake poor performance in last year’s KCPE with only a third of candidates scoring a c plus and above, Matiang’i the education cabinet secretary has been making impromptu visits to various schools around the country. Dr. Matiang’i, who took over the education docket from Prof. Kaimenyi last year, has been criticized for this […]

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Secondary Schools in Kenya

By Kenya / February 16, 2016

Education in Kenya dates back as early as 1738 in the coastal region, as attested by a Swahili manuscript, Utendi wa Tambuka (Book of Heraclius). Since then, education system in Kenya had experienced growth and evolution, which has born various level oflearning institutions. In 1967, the East African Community which consisted of Kenya, Uganda and […]

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Ministry of Education Kenya

By Kenya / February 16, 2016

Ministry of education, science and technology was formed after the merger of ministry of education and the ministry of higher education, science and technology. This ministry is mandated by the constitution to conduct various functions that steer the growth of education in Kenya. The mission of the ministry is to provide promote and coordinate lifelong […]

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