The Sheer Joy of Caring for Orphans, Needy Children

BY: Lilys Njeru – Roseline Orwa, 46, is a childless widow and the founder of Rona Widows and Orphans Centre in Bondo, Siaya County. She lives with 27 children. If you asked Roseline to sum up her life into a song, she would have Eunice Ogoma’s song “Nyasaye Marahuma” on replay. “It’s a Dholuo song …

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If You Want a Healthy Baby, Men, Feed Your Wife Well

BY: Tijani Salami – About three years ago I met a young couple, Mr. and Mrs. Auta, with their first baby. The little girl was one month old but weighed less than two kilograms. As a doctor, I wanted to understand why the baby was so underweight, and asked the couple a lot of questions. …

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