Saturday, January 18, 2020
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Marijuana Consumption Could Speed Up Growth of Tumors – Study

researchers at the University of California’s San Diego School of Medicine revealed that tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) contained in Marijuana can speed up the growth of head and neck tumors
Pope appoints first female in senior role

Pope Names First Woman to Senior Post In Catholic Church

Pope Francis broke the norm on Wednesday when he appointed 66 years old Francesca Di Giovanni to serve as undersecretary for multilateral affairs in the Secretariat of State
National Documents one day service

How to Apply For a Late Birth Certificate in Kenya

One is required to fill the Late Birth certificate form (b3) and then avail themselves at the Civil Registration office with the following documents. 
Beer Lovers

EABL On Spotlight for Harassing Local Bar Owner Over Bottle

Among them was Agneta Loise Munzi who had petitioned the High Court to stop her prosecution on the charge of using EABL engraved Euro bottles at her Arusha Bar and Plan B Bar in Ilbissil town
Carrefour In Uganda

Carrefour Sets Foot In Ugandan Market First Time

The Chief Executive Officer of Majid Al Futtaim affirmed the retail's commitment to operating in Uganda for the long term and expressed his gratitude for the opportunity
National Documents one day service

Issuance Of National Documents Will Be a One Day Service – CS Matiang’i

By the first of July this year, issuance of documents will be the same day service unless you are applying from outside Nairobi, like when you are applying for passports or ID from Nairobi
Chine Threat to Human Rights

Chinese Government Said to Pose Global Threat to Human Rights

To protect everyone’s future, governments need to act together to resist Beijing’s assault on the international human rights system
More SEX, delay Menopause

More Sex Could Delay Menopause – Study

Women who had sex monthly were 19% less likely to experience menopause at any given age compared with those who had sex less than monthly.
President Uhuru on MSMEs

MSMEs to be Lent Ksh10 Billion to Contribute More to Kenya’s GDP

President Uhuru informed the public that commercial banks have set aside 10 billion shillings to be lent to MSMEs at an interest rate of 9 per cent per annum.
NHIF Member Management Review

President Uhuru Orders the New Controversial NHIF Changes to be Halted

President Uhuru while addressing the Nation today from State House in Mombasa, directed the Ministry of Health to immediately suspend the new recommendations by
President Uhuru on MSMEs

Kenya to Adopt Unified Model of Artiste Royalty Collection with Viusasa and Skiza Tunes Impacted

There has been an outcry by local artists for many years on matters of royalties and payments. President Kenyatta, while addressing the public in...
The scars snub female Directors

Female Directors Snubbed in The Oscars Nominations Again and Folks are Unhappy

These 2020 Nominations have sparked anger and disappointment, with many people wondering how the field of nominees could still be so regressively male-dominated
Pope Benedict on celibacy

Retired Pope Benedict Unsupportive of Consideration to Ease Priestly Celibacy Rules

Retired Pope Benedict XVI, a theological conservative with traditional views on Catholic values has finally weighed in on the issue in a book he co-authored with Cardinal,
Whatsapp Admins

Man Gets WhatsApp Admin Status, Turns Out Great Power Was too much Responsibility

He kick-started his new role by setting new rules particularly on the quality of posts members were sharing on the group, after airing his concerns about them.
woman awarded after hospital paralyses her

95% of Women who Procure Abortions Have No Regrets – Study

According to a new study published in the academic journal Social Science & Medicine on Sunday, women who have aborted their children have no regrets for undergoing the procedure
NHIF Member Management Review

NHIF Changes Should be at Interest of The People – COTU

“It is absurd for NHIF to do such without any consultations, yet other previous CEOs have always consulted. We have written to the fund seeking clarification and a meeting