By KURIAN MUSA newsdesk@reporter.co.ke Technical and Vocational Education and Training Authority (TVETA) started closing down educational institutions offering unlicensed medical courses and stopped programmes in others a countrywide raid that began on Tuesday morning. In collaboration with the Kenya Medical Laboratory Technicians and Technologists board, TVETA launched a multi-pronged countrywide campaign to...
By SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT newdesk@reporter.co.ke For many people snoring is a serious health issue and can have grave implications including chronic fatigue, high blood pressure, weight gain, heart failure and stroke. But there is help. Recent studies have shown that wearing a jaw supporter while sleeping can effectively treat snoring and sleep apnea....
By ABDULHAKIM SHERMAN newsdesk@reporter.co.ke Inclusive education is central to achieving high quality education for all learners, including those with disabilities, and for the development of inclusive, peaceful and fair societies, UN human rights experts have said in authoritative new guidelines on the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. “Millions of...
By ABDULHAKIM SHERMAN As millions of children around the world prepare to return to school this month, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) today highlighted that in the top ten countries with the highest rates of children missing out on primary education, nearly two in every five children – 18...
By SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has urged leaders to share their benefits with those who stand to gain most. Speaking at the first multi-stakeholder forum on science, technology and innovation for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), technology and innovation will be key to delivering on all the SDGs. United...
When presiding over a graduation at Daystar University where he had been invited as the chief guest- the deputy president commited an academic blunder – Despite the fact that he has presented his thesis to his supervisors at the University of Nairobi, the deputy president is not permitted to...
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has urged leaders to share their benefits with those who stand to gain most. Speaking at the first multi-stakeholder forum on science, technology and innovation for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), technology and innovation will be key to delivering on all the SDGs. United Nations Secretary-General...