Seattle group's training program saves lives
The Seattle Times (registration)Seattle group's training program saves lives of moms and babies in KenyaThe Seattle Times (registration)During a childbirth simulation using fake blood, nurses and midwives crowd around a hospital bed in Naivasha, Kenya. The training sessions, designed by Seattle-based PRONTO International, use low-tech but realistic teaching... More. Throughout their ...and more »
Posted on 24 April 2015 | 5:20 pm
Ban on Sand Harvesting in Naivasha After
Ban on Sand Harvesting in Naivasha After ChaosThe StarThe directive was issued following a day-long meeting attended by security chiefs, including Naivasha subcounty commissioner Abraham Kemboi. The two groups were involved in a fracas, forcing anti-riot police to fire in the air on Tuesday. Environment ...
Posted on 23 April 2015 | 12:42 am
Naivasha Hotspot Opens With Party - The Star
Naivasha Hotspot Opens With PartyThe StarThe Pot along Mbariu Street on Friends House is the newest hotel in Naivasha; a town often described as the second coast due to its popularity with tourists both Kenyan and from outside our borders. The new hotel which is owned by German nationals Olaf ...
Posted on 23 April 2015 | 12:27 am
Low Turnout During Police Recruitment in
The StarLow Turnout During Police Recruitment in Naivasha TownThe StarNaivasha MP John Kihagi expressed his concern over the high number of youths locked out of the recruitment for not having school-leaving certificates. He said academic documents should be made available online so that potential candidates are not ...and more »
Posted on 21 April 2015 | 1:46 am
Who Planned Naivasha PEV Murder Attacks of
Who Planned Naivasha PEV Murder Attacks of January 2008?AllAfrica.comBy The Hague Trials Kenya. The pre-trial brief ICC Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda wanted to use against President Kenyatta outlines in detail the prosecution's perspective on how the Naivasha post-election attack of 27 and 28 January 2008 took place.
Posted on 17 April 2015 | 4:16 am
Kenya to introduce toll roads in 2017
NAIVASHA, Kenya, April 24 (Xinhua) -- Kenya plans to introduce toll roads in 2017 in order to improve expansion and level of maintenance of roads in the country, officials said on Friday. Kenya National Highways Authority (KenHa) Manager of Special ...
Posted on 24 April 2015 | 1:06 am
Mayunga wins Airtel Trace Music Stars Africa
The final of the biggest pan-African music competition involving contestants from 13 African countries was held in Naivasha, Kenya. “I’m overwhelmed to see incredible talents displayed by all 13 contestants,” global recording icon and one of the ...
Posted on 19 April 2015 | 5:07 pm
This Group Gives Refugees Toilets, Then
The poop is converted at a local treatment center, Woods said. In Naivasha, Kenya, customers pay 600 Kenyan shillings per month (about $6.50) to get access to an in-home toilet and for their waste to be collected twice a week. Sanivation expects to reach ...
Posted on 24 March 2015 | 8:08 pm
Kenya joins top 10 geothermal producers
NAIVASHA, Kenya, Feb 20 – Kenya is now the 7th highest producer of geothermal power as it unveiled the biggest geothermal plant in the world which added an extra 280MW to the national grid. Immediately after commissioning by Paul Kagame of Rwanda and ...
Posted on 19 February 2015 | 4:00 pm
Indigenous vegetables ‘boost food security
[NAIVASHA, KENYA] Indigenous vegetables grown by rural farmers in Africa have the potential to improve food security, nutrition and incomes on the continent, researchers in Nigeria say. In a paper presented on underutilised vegetables project in Nigeria ...
Posted on 22 July 2014 | 10:31 pm