Author: Evelyn Makena

Air pollution in Nairobi

Reading Time: < 1 minute The air quality in Nairobi is considered moderately unsafe with theexposure levels exceeding the World Health Organisation annual air qualitytargets. […]

Using alternative dispute resolution for land rights

Reading Time: 4 minutes It took five years for Rhoda Nafula Wekesa to get back her land, and another 12 years to acquire the […]

Familicides: Why people murder close relatives

Reading Time: 2 minutes Evelyn Makena @evemake_g As the bodies of four family members were being buried on Saturday at Karura in Kiambu County, […]

Coronavirus dims Christmas spirits

Reading Time: 4 minutes Evelyn Makena @evemake_g  Whether it is the cancelled end of year office parties or suspension of plans to travel upcountry or […]

Holiday season health risks and how to cope with them

Reading Time: 2 minutes Evelyn Makena @evemake_ The holidays are a great time to come together with loved ones and make merry. There are […]

Novel vaginal ring empowers women in fight against virus

Reading Time: 2 minutes Evelyn Makena @evemake_g A vaginal ring inserted after every 28 days has potential to reduce a woman’s risk of HIV […]

Youth abused as a girl now offers children a safe haven

Reading Time: 3 minutes After escaping abuse and death as a young girl, Flora Nkatha is at the forefront of protecting children and giving […]

Experts want used vehicles import business regulated

Reading Time: 3 minutes Evelyn Makena @evemake_g Along Nairobi’s Ngong Road, thousands of cars gleam under the morning light waiting for potential buyers. Parked […]