Impact of COVID-19 in Mathare Slums

MAKING HAY WITH COVID-19

LIVING WITH COVID-19 IN THE SLUM

The world is fighting a common problem after so many years, Corona Virus has affected billions of lives across the globe and here in Kenya it has just dawned. The government through the Ministry of Health in conjunction with the World Health Organization (WHO) has introduced mandatory wearing of masks and observation of social distance (at […]

REALLY GOOD

Roger Gitau, is a leading fashion designer based in Nairobi working with a brand known as Really Good(RG) that designs suits. He was nominated 3 times for the Fashion Stylist award, at the Kenya Fashion and in 2017 he won the award. Gail our reporter spent time with him and here is the report.

UNSAFE ABORTION

 A recent report shows that in Kenya, 7 girls die each day as a result of unsafe abortion, while close to 21,000  women end up in hospitals every year, with complications.  It is evident that the gag-rule on abortion-related serviceshas put a strain on procuring one. Join our reporter Lorna Andisi as she follows up […]

BOXING GALS

Boxgirls is an organisation established to empower marginalised communities of Nairobi. Our reporter Lorna spends time with them, at Chemichemi Secondary School where the girls are passionately take up boxing as a sport.

ECO-POST

EcoPost uses 100% recycled plastics to make aesthetic, durable and environmentally friendly plastic lumber for use in applications ranging from fencing to landscaping. Our reporter Annabel Gail spent time with them and she brings us this report.