Patrick Vidija

Woman rep Njeri Maina donates energy-saving jikos in solidarity with tree planting drive

By Patrick Vidija   2023-11-11 15:00:51

Every beneficiary of an energy-saving jiko must plant at least 10 trees during the nationwide exercise that starts on November 13, 2023.

Mortgage company banks on housing conference to woo stakeholders

By Patrick Vidija   2023-11-18 11:41:37

The Kenya Mortgage Refinance company is banking on the forthcoming Affordable Housing Conference to woo investors in the housing sector.

YMCAs urged to put more focus on greening initiatives

By Patrick Vidija   2023-11-18 13:47:13

The Mama Doing Good CEO Dr Kipkorir Chumo said the country prides itself on a massive youthful population that requires attention and support so that they can shift focus on climate solutions.

I have forgiven you, Woman rep Maina tells Waiguru

By Patrick Vidija   2023-11-18 20:33:32

Maina said although Waiguru who doubles up as the Council of Governors chairperson had allegedly incited youth to attack her, she had overcome the incident and forgiven the governor.

'For colored girls': Fighting GBV through theatre

By Patrick Vidija   2023-11-18 19:45:28

A 48-year-old play, known for powerfully describing racism, sexism, violence experienced by women is set to be performed in Kenya, as a way to create awareness against GBV.

Activists opt for online campaign to push government's action on teenage pregnancy

By Patrick Vidija   2023-11-22 18:38:48

A group of rights activists is now banking on an online campaign aimed at pushing the government to address teenage pregnancies.

'For colored girls': Five Kenyan actresses to feature in performances addressing SGBV

By Patrick Vidija   2023-11-23 11:08:30

Five Kenyan actresses are today set to feature in a globally acclaimed play that depicts issues of sexual and gender-based violence.

Tourism stakeholders raise safety concerns after attack at Pinewood Beach Resort

By Patrick Vidija   2023-11-26 17:07:08

Tourism stakeholders have raised safety concerns after colleagues sustained injuries following an attack at the Pinewood Beach Resort and Spa in Diani Kwale County.

Activists drum support for Wamuchomba's 'Heshimu Uzazi' campaign

By Patrick Vidija   2023-11-27 13:48:07

Under the umbrella of Nguvu Change Leaders and GAMAFRICA Foundation, the activists have called for a national policy on obstetric violence.

Tourism sector players demand action after attack at Pinewood Beach Resort

By Patrick Vidija   2023-11-30 08:33:28

Tourism stakeholders have joined the growing calls for the arrest and prosecution of suspects who invaded and staff at Pinewood Beach Resort in Diani, Kwale County.

PEPFAR does not support abortion, country director says

By Patrick Vidija   2023-11-30 12:13:00

In June this year, some ten MPs wrote a letter to the US House of Representatives and Senate cautioning against reauthorization of the funding in 2023 on moral grounds.

Nairobi to host 8th edition of Digital and Technology Week

By Patrick Vidija   2023-11-30 13:17:19

The event, organised by Go Gaga Experiential, aims to bring together provide unparalleled industry insights, explore emerging trends, and accelerate growth within the sector.

PEPFAR: Comprehensive sexuality education key for better health outcomes

By Patrick Vidija   2023-11-30 14:58:48

Country Director Brian Rettmann said CSE is critical in helping learners understand better health outcomes and lifestyle behaviors.

Lawyer raises concerns over police laxity after intrusion at Diani resort

By Patrick Vidija   2023-11-30 15:52:20

A city-based lawyer has raised concerns over what he terms as police laxity in arresting perpetrators who invaded a beach resort and attacked staff and visitors.

'Mono': Film depicting Form One life to premier at Anga Cinemax

By Patrick Vidija   2023-12-01 13:24:56

Dubbed ‘Mono’ the film’s release coincides with the selection and admission of the last crop of Form One students as the curtain closes on four decades of the 8-4-4 education system.

'Herbal' pee: For three years, I drank urine to 'cure' HIV

By Patrick Vidija   2023-12-02 18:47:48

A single mother and grandmother, Josephine started her ARV treatment in 2005 under the Pepfar programme. She, her former husband and child are virally suppressed and on treatment.

Photos: Green Zone of COP28 opens to public

By Patrick Vidija   2023-12-04 07:50:13

The Green Zone of COP28 opens to the public at the Expo City of Dubai on Sunday. The Green Zone is a space dedicated to engaging, educating and inspiring community Climate Action.

Kenyan insurance firm eyes Uganda market in expansion plan

By Patrick Vidija   2023-12-05 22:49:24

Bluewave Insurance Agency today relaunched in Uganda after seven years of providing affordable insurance solutions for the continent's uninsured and underinsured population.

SeamlessHR picks Bryan Kariuki to amplify regional influence

By Patrick Vidija   2023-12-05 23:45:51

Kariuki joins SeamlessHR from Cellulant, where as Vice President he helped expand the fintech company's payments platform and solutions across 16 African countries.

Nazir Jinnah: Businesses must adapt to climate challenges in 2024

By Patrick Vidija   2023-12-08 22:59:25

Jinnah said in 2024, the effects of climate change are poised to significantly impact businesses while presenting both challenges and opportunities for proactive adaptation.