Research and Media Network

Bringing people together to improve communication of research findings

DANIEL AKOKO's Blog (2)

EXCITEMENT IN AFRICA AS GLOBAL BIOMEDICAL EVENT APPROACHES

It took quite the determination of the Association of Kenya Medical Laboratory Scientific Officers (AKMLSO) and solidarity of the rest of the African Biomedical Laboratory Science professional associations, coupled with high-powered publicity, marketing and lobbying blitz to convince the International Federation of Biomedical Laboratory Science (IFBLS) to award Kenya the rights to host the 29th World Congress of Biomedical Science next year.



And now there's so much euphoria among the… Continue

Added by DANIEL AKOKO on May 8, 2009 at 13:29 — No Comments

BATTLE OVER TINY MIGINGO ISLAND

Migingo Island, the small one-acre rock on Lake Victoria that has for decades belonged to Kenya has been under siege for several months now. It is telling that Kenya's erstwhile neighbour, Uganda chose to militarise the issue, yet the display was purely meant to aggravate long-festering 'war' over control of resources on Africa's largest fresh-water lake.



Please, look forward to the Exclusive story about how real and perceived jealousy made the neighbour to rear its ugly head. I… Continue

Added by DANIEL AKOKO on April 19, 2009 at 11:25 — 2 Comments

About

© 2021   Created by Matthew Wright.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service