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KENYA:Mobile clinics firm wants Sh200m from Afya House

September 2017 BusinessDaily; Estama Investments, the company at the centre of the Sh800 million mobile clinics scandal, is demanding an additional Sh200 million from the Ministry of Health as payment for the last consignment of portable health clinics it supplied under a deal that was questioned in a 2016 audit report.  …

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Kenyan healthcare in need of urgent changes

May 2017 Dailynation; Kenya’s public health system is in a crisis with corruption as the biggest challenge. The latest suspension of $21 million (Sh2.1 billion) direct funding to the Ministry of Health by USAid adds to a series of issues pointing to a system in need of urgent governance and leadership …

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KENYA: Mailu hopeful US will reverse aid suspension

May 2017 Businessdaily; A detailed report on use of funds has been submitted to the US government following withdrawal of billions of shillings from the health ministry in a move the State hopes will reverse a decision to suspend direct assistance. Health Secretary Dr Cleopa Mailu however denied Friday that …

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KENYA: Donors cut HIV funds on reports of fraud at Afya

February 2017 BusinessDaily; Donors are cutting funding for HIV/Aids projects in Kenya due to the country’s upgrade to a lower middle income status from least developed country and reports of financial irregularities at the Ministry of Health. The National Aids Control Council (NACC) says the 2015 Kenya’s status change and …

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KENYA:Imported Clinics Lying at National Youth Service Yard

November 2016 DailyNation; Ninety-nine mobile clinics are lying at the National Youth Service yard at Miritini in Mombasa County, six months after they were imported from China. Nation visited the yard on Sunday and saw the fully equipped 40-foot container clinics imported by Estama Investments Ltd stored there awaiting distribution. …

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