Tag: cholera

Ministry of Health warns of cholera outbreak with ongoing rains

The Ministry of Health (MoH) has issued a warning to five counties of Cholera disease outbreak with the ongoing rains experienced all over the country for the last few days. The counties are expected to increase surveillance and urge its residents to treating their water...

Four test positive for Cholera in Kajiado County

Four people have been tested positive of cholera disease in Kitengela Sub-county Hospital. The Public Health Department in Kitengela has issued a cholera alert to its residents advising them to take necessary precautions like boiling water before drinking and washing of fruits and hands before...

Health scare as sewage seeps into water pipes in Nairobi city centre

If you operate a business or work in Nairobi’s city centre you better keep yourself off the tap water. Reports reaching BT indicate that there’s a health scare alert in the CBD after some buildings were reported to be receiving water contaminated with what...

Water disinfection to help Kenya avert cholera crisis

A recent UN report shows five counties, Siaya, Tana River, Garissa, Turkana and Tharaka Nithi have reported new cholera cases between January and this month

Cholera outbreak at Daystar University

Vice Chancellor Dr Timothy Wachira says the situation is under close supervision by the administration and an awareness campaign had been mounted to curb its spread

Two top hotels closed as cholera crisis bites

Kenyans have come out to criticise the move, wondering why Weston Hotel, owned by Deputy President William Ruto, was spared