Category: NEWS

Mary Mwendwa1 month

Pandemic effects: Covid-19 pushed me into waste collection

Theresa Njeri, a mother of three, is pregnant with her fourth child. Though she feels tired and weak because of ...

Stella Onyiego1 month

2022 and the two-thirds gender rule: Will Kenya get it right this time?

On August 9, 2021, exactly one year to the 2022 General Elections, the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) released ...

Ken Abwao2 months

Healthcare practitioners battle to restore maternal services after disruption due to covid-19

There has been concern about the uptake of maternal healthcare services’ after the disruption caused by the outbreak of the ...

Gemnet Staffwriter2 months

Cows help women fight COVID-19 setbacks

By Michelle Dibo When she received a cow under the One Cow Initiative, Linet Wangila, from Eshisiru Centre in Lurambi ...

Editor2 months

Vaccine hesitancy higher in women than men

By Sharon Atieno Though African countries are struggling to secure more COVID-19 vaccine doses for their populace, vaccine hesitancy remains ...

Joshua Araka2 months

Online debate on sexual harassment calls for policies to address misconduct

A section of netizens have asked Kenyans to shun sexual harassment at the work place, including in newsrooms. Their reactions ...

Outsourced Gemnet3 months

Garissa MP steps out with all-women body guards

Garissa County Woman Representative Anab Gure has created a buzz after she was spotted with all-female guards dressed in Muslim ...

Outsourced Gemnet4 months

How failure to report and manage sexual harassment is harming African news media

New research released today by the World Association of News Publishers (WAN-IFRA)’s Women in News programme has provided first-of-its-kind insight ...

Outsourced Gemnet8 months

The women you see in the news matter. Here’s why

Today is International Women’s Day – it’s a moment to think about how much better our news diet could be ...

Outsourced Gemnet8 months

Why is the media so afraid to talk about sexual harassment?

The eve of International Women’s Day presents an opportunity for us to think about gender equality and the long and ...