EAST AFRICAN NEWS

KENYA:Cuban doctors are not overpaid

May 2018 Standard media; Health Cabinet Secretary Sicily Kariuki has dismissed claims that the Cuban doctors coming to Kenya will be overpaid and described those opposed to the scheme as “not a critical set of people”. Speaking in Geneva, Switzerland, after the conclusion of the 71st World Health Assembly, Kariuki singled …

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KENYA:Kebs names 157 illegal water bottling firms

May 2018 Standard media; Some of the brands on the spot Mt Kenya Aberdare Aqua Drops Aquifer Springs Kirinyaga Springs Fountain Waters Cools Springs Oasis Eden Fresh Lake Waves Nyamasaria Do you pick a bottle of water to quench your thirst without checking the packaging company’s details? Be warned. The Kenya …

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KENYA:

May BusinessDaily;A Kenyan doctor has filed a petition in court seeking to stop the government from licensing Cuban doctors to practise in local clinics, arguing that the foreign medics were single sourced to the disadvantage of local counterparts. Samson Robert Misango says in court papers that there has been no …

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KENYA:Cuban doctors set to arrive in two weeks

May 2018 BusinessDaily; A hundred medical specialists from Cuba are set to arrive in the country on May 28, about a month earlier than the date previously given by Ministry of Health (MoH) officials. The medical doctors, specialised in neurology, dermatology and radiology among other specialties, will be distributed across the …

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KENYA:Plastic surgery for Kenyan men

May 2018 BusinessDaily; The desire to have a certain body – a trim frame and attractive smile – has never been more sought-after as social norms shift and women and men seek personal gratification. Locally, the popularity of body shaping through surgery and cosmetic dentistry is growing, drawing specialists from Europe …

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