Medics’ Union Criticises CS Mailu Over NHIF Directive

[Nation] The Kenya Medical Practitioners, Pharmacists and Dentists’ Union (KMPDU) has criticised the decision by the Health Cabinet Secretary to suspend the new rules issued by the National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF) regarding outpatient services.

[Nation] The Kenya Medical Practitioners, Pharmacists and Dentists' Union (KMPDU) has criticised the decision by the Health Cabinet Secretary to suspend the new rules issued by the National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF) regarding outpatient services.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Families of Chopper Crash Victims Confide in Each Other

[Nation] Relatives of the three passengers aboard the helicopter that crashed into Lake Nakuru last month are expected to attend the burial ceremony of one of the victims as the rescue operation continues.

[Nation] Relatives of the three passengers aboard the helicopter that crashed into Lake Nakuru last month are expected to attend the burial ceremony of one of the victims as the rescue operation continues.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kenya’s Short Film ‘The Editor’ Up for an International Award

[Nation] A Kenyan short film has been shortlisted to compete with other international movies in the FilmConvert Color Up Film Competition where winners will be announced on November 20.

[Nation] A Kenyan short film has been shortlisted to compete with other international movies in the FilmConvert Color Up Film Competition where winners will be announced on November 20.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Health CS Suspends NHIF Decision to Limit Outpatient Visits

[Nation] Health secretary Cleopa Mailu has suspended with immediate effect the directive by the National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF) to limit the outpatient visits to only four per year.

[Nation] Health secretary Cleopa Mailu has suspended with immediate effect the directive by the National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF) to limit the outpatient visits to only four per year.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

The People v the Minister of Police – the Struggle for Safety in Poor Black Communities Continues

[Daily Maverick] Violence should not be the norm in our communities. We shouldn’t have to wake up to screams. Poor, working-class, black communities have been subjected to too many kinds of violence for too long and this needs to come to an end – Socia…

[Daily Maverick] Violence should not be the norm in our communities. We shouldn't have to wake up to screams. Poor, working-class, black communities have been subjected to too many kinds of violence for too long and this needs to come to an end - Social Justice Coalition.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa