Here a mother doesn't need to move out of the maternity for bathings and toilets but have a full range of sanitary amenities including hot running showers. The babies are ensured safety with the right life-supporting machines in each delivery room, all taken care of by the best qualified medics.
The key to effective political representation and meaningful participation, especially of women, youth and other minority groups, in a democracy at work is to engage all citizens, so that they feel that they are part of the society and governance processes.
Catherine Mukenyang, the new Speaker of West Pokot, is the first woman to hold the office in the North Rift Region. She takes over from the former speaker Robert Kaitina who failed in his bid to be re-elected.
Mr Ngugi said that his ambition is to put up his own radio station which will not only be a station but also a source of employment to many. This will create more opportunities for the jobless youth.
Most members on boards are of accounting, finance or legal backgrounds. With average of 50 years and not diversifying to promote representation of all groups.
More recently, conflicts over official positions and new administrative boundaries driven by politics have become common place. Of immediate concern to the peace makers is the Aug. 8 Kenya general elections.
According to the principal, all the classes have high mean scores, "which is a clear indication that we will reach our target when will do our first KCPE." The academy provides lessons in: Quran, Arabic, Towhid, Fiq, and Sira. Extracurricular activities include Debating and Quranic competition.
Wajir Palace Hotel never leaves anything to poor quality in its conference, accommodation and dining. The hotel offers conference facilities at international standards and is normally used by organizations holding conferences in the region and families for weddings and other events.
The country’s constitution guarantees women a third of seats in parliament but that has not been achieved. Kenya’s male dominated assembly has still not passed the necessary legislation to put the constitutional principal into practice.
“Our form fours are sitting for their final exams this year but they have never seen a laboratory class. And we are expecting them to compete nationally and at the county level with schools that have surplus resources,” he said.
Among the challenges he has faced is increased demand for space. Given the school's good grades, enrollment continues to go up, with many parents seeking opportunities for their children. So far, he has been able to cope, what with the infrastructural changes they make in the school each year.
In Kenyan constitution, anyone irrespective of the gender is allowed to run a government office as far as he/she has attained the requirements needed
"Many of the contractors bank with us, because of our positive rapport and engagements with them. For us if you have the award letter we can finance you, of course following set of our procedures," says Siyad.
"Two weeks ago we distributed Sh4 million busury fund across the six sub counties," he said, adding that another Sh4 million will be given out for students in colleges. The bursary target mostly girls to improve girl child education in the county.
Ms Wangari said that apart from offering an alternative to male-dominated leadership, the election of many women aspirants in the forthcoming general elections would be a great stride towards achieving the two third gender rule.
Ms Ndeti garnered 227,947 votes against Mr Kiala’s 4,508 in the repeat primaries conducted on Saturday as ordered by Political Parties Tribunal after the deputy governor contested the previous results making reference to the signed contract between Wiper and Ms Ndeti’s CCU.
The school is planning an enrollment of approximately 200 pupils in this first year with each class planned to have 25 pupils. It is affordable, charging only Sh3,500 per term in fees plus a one-off admission fee of Sh1,000. Uniforms are bought at school, and the first 40 pupils to enroll will get t
Mr Kabogo's career dreams came tumbling down in the last few days when a vibrant campaign machinery by Mr Waititu released a collection of his slurs against women (some unprintable) against which he defended himself but could not recover from.
What has made these women effective is their progressive politics and good use of the internet to advance their activism. In 2015, a video in which Aisha castigated the Jubilee government as being repressive, corrupt and anti-women went viral, watched by over 200,000 Kenyans on YouTube.
Proceeds from the run which will see the runners cover various distances along the Thika-Garissa Highway will be used to pay school fees for beneficiaries of MCF who are pursuing higher education at different universities and colleges, Dr Muli said.
Though she was the first daughter of founding Jomo Kenyatta, Margaret for decades remained close to Kenyatta's friend-turned-foe, Jaramogi Oginga Odinga, and she helped nurture the city in more fundamental ways than widely recognised.
''I was sent home over college fees, the college could only send me to a medical facility for attachment after I had paid fees, my sister a high school student, was also in need of fees,'' he said at the cheque presentation ceremony at Monarch Hotel, Nairobi.
The hotel provides all of the brand’s defining elements including the signature Four Points bed, free bottled water in all rooms and suites, fast and free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel.
Ms Asiyo said: “Let our parliamentarians treat the gender principle as a serious matter. As a constitutional requirement there must be equality for women of this country with regard to representation in national leadership”.
Ms Ndawa, who is also the sitting MCA for Matungulu West Ward and so far the only woman who has shown interest in the Matungulu seat, promised to ensure that CDF projects have been completed in time and with transparency.
The expert said the Kenya government had come up with some policies to empower the women in the country and she cited the Uwezo Fund and Women Enterprise Fund, in addition to domesticating international treaties that empower women.
The use of renewable makes their micro-businesses profitable, safe and environmentally friendly. They will be able to, for instance, provide lighting which enables them to extend their working hours in public spaces, something which is taken for granted when it comes to their productivity.
The modern rehab center has leisure facilities like Jacuzzis, swimming pools, gyms, saunas among others. The rehab is also putting up a level four hospital which will have the capacity to handle patients with mental issues.
“This idea of judging women politicians from the waist downwards should stop,” said Farida, adding, "We should not be judged by our financial power but by what we promise and stand for as women aspirants”.
Indeed, the ideas that Bunge championed will live forever, affirmed as they are in the 2010 constitution which provides for citizen particpation among other progressive values Bunge stands for.
The hotels will create a great entertainment field so there will be many people visiting the area, which is seeing the mushrooming of office property development. In the lips of local taxi drivers, the Thome area is becoming the new Westlands, judging by the pace of its development.
I honestly think that refusing to pay towards the upbringing of children should be a criminal offense. Those who are unable to afford their child support payments should be made to pay what they can afford. We need to enact laws for those who refuse to pay child support. I think they should be incar
The Programme is designed to identify entrepreneurs that have the potential to grow their businesses and collectively generate 1,000,000 new jobs, that can contribute at least $10 billion in additional revenues to the African economy.
But the Muthaiga Square is not just about the plaza, which takes from ground to third floor. It includes a residency having three residential wings with three types of typical apartments from the fourth to twelfth floor. Each floor comprises of only two apartments, which are served by two high speed
The Sagana Mall will provide shoppers with an unmatched ambience for a rural town. The only such malls available in Kenya at the moment are to be found only in the five major cities - Nairobi, Mombasa, Kisumu, Nakuru and Eldoret.
Those high peckers need security guards, chefs, househelps, gardeners, drivers... all of whom play very important roles and are therefore very important people in their own right, and who rightfully should feel so.
“We started checkups in February and we are almost finishing. I ask you to tell our people to come forth to be screened. In October the governor will deliver the report to the county assembly”, she said.
In this month alone, seven boda boda riders have been murdered in the course of their duty, by robbers who posed as customers. A boda boda rider is more likely to be attacked by a ‘customer’ than knocked down by a car on Kisumu’s roads.
On traffic jams that bedevil the region, Ms Mwangi said even this can be turned into opportunity. She said that while there are many vehicles in the country, there are few auto mechanics because of lack of technical know-how of repairing them and so there are few auto garages.
Joining Yali is very easy. One can just visit the website and apply from there. In fact the 12th cohort has just been closed. It is the only such centre in East Africa and covers 14 countries and for every selection, 81 are shortlisted for the training.
His most valuable lessons have come from interacting with successful people through whom he has learnt that one should never use the business proceeds to pay his rent or buy a car, thus learnt to draw a salary and reinvest into the business.
An unidentified young woman was on Sunday evening attacked by a gang of marauding youths at the intersection of Moi and Kenyatta avenues, Nairobi, who beat her senseless and robbed her of all material belongings.
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Writing on a civil society online forum, governance and rights activist Cyprian Nyamwamu said; “Justice Chitembwe is not your top cream judge,”— recalling the judge’s suspension from judicial work for nearly two years when he faced criminal charges.
More women are taking up jobs in matatu industry, driving service standards in a sector once dominated by ill-mannered men and shining light on changing gender roles in a depressed economy.