Nairobi

Woman dies after C-section, family alleges negligence

Procedure on July 23; pathologist said cause of death was loss of blood.

Cheques again: Sh50m bursaries lost in electronic transfer

MCAs said voucher system for disbursing funds has caused problems.

16 public hospitals connected to high-speed internet

Better services, telemedicine in which physicians help patients in distant places.

Nairobi, Athi agencies ordered to fix sewer lines

42 factories get closure notices for polluting rivers.

Nairobi hospitals expand ICUs amid rising Covid-19 cases

Most of the new cases recorded by the Ministry of Health are in the capital

Illegal matatus now blamed for increased muggings, traffic jams

Official records show only 272 saccos are registered but another 420 also operate in the CBD

Manufacturers urged to pay for recycling plastic

You couldn't drink from plastic bottles, buy supermarket or takeaway foods in plastic.

Schools get 10,000 seedlings for farmers' clubs

Kale and spinach seedlings were donated by the Embassy of Israel.

Affordable housing Phase Two delayed, legal hurdles

Housing PS Hinga said after clearing obstacles, "It will be all systems go."

County staff demand better medical cover

Employees demand better coverage; threaten industrial action if NHIF sole provider.

Sack 'incompetent' county attorney, MCAs tell Kananu

Kwamboka blamed disgruntled MCAs she said were unhappy she wouldn't pay fictitious legal fees

NMS to dispose of 70 unclaimed bodies at city morgues

Law says an unclaimed body should be removed from a mortuary within two weeks

Mathare family accuses police of killing son

They say police refuse them a burial permit, call their son "a dangerous thug".

Give bursaries by cheque, not electronic transfers — MCAs

Bursaries go electronically to schools, parents get vouchers, sometimes funds disappear.

Squad nabs 215 parking boys to reduce CBD crime

Squad formed to get rid of parking boys, gamblers and street families.

689 traders occupy upgraded City Park Market

City market upgraded with drainage systems, security, roofs and adequate space.

MCAs divided over conduction of online plenary sittings

Some MCAs claim with online sittings they cannot fully oversight.