Mbita News

Mbita MP Milie Odhiambo re-introduces bill to curb mischievous sperm donors

- The MP argued many people had adopted the IVF procedure and they needed protection from rogue donors - Millie argued there will be laws on how IVF is performed, who performs it and in which facility - She also says it will reduce the number of court cases on surrogacy A bill to tame professional sperm donors has been reintroduced in parliament by Mbita Member of Parliament (MP) Millie Odhiambo to control sperm donation and MPs have embraced it.

Tuko , Kenya Dec 5, 2018

Law to curb rogue sperm donors back in House for debate

Mbita MP Millie Odhiambo (R) when she appeared before the National Assembly Health Committee members Eseli Simiyu(L) and Dr.James Nyikal where she presented a legislative Proposal on Assisted Reproductive Technology(Invitro-Fertilization Bill) at Protection House,Nairobi on Tuesday 04/12/18.

The Standard , Kenya Dec 4, 2018

As hyacinth chokes Lake Victoria, more women trade sex for fish

Fishmongers at Koginga beach scramble for the dwindling fish supply, which now mainly comes from the Mbita side of the lake that is still hyacinth-free.

The Star , Kenya Nov 26, 2018

BIG READ: As hyacinth chokes L Victoria, more women trade sex for fish

Fishmongers at Koginga beach scramble for the dwindling fish supply, which now mainly comes from the Mbita side of the lake that is still hyacinth-free.

The Star , Kenya Nov 26, 2018

Hoteliers in western join hands to sell region’s attractions

“We want to exploit activities of the lake through water sports, cruise rides from Luanda-Kotieno to Mbita using the water bus or ferry.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Nov 25, 2018

Hoteliers in western join hands to sell region’s attractions

“We want to exploit activities of the lake through water sports, cruise rides from Luanda-Kotieno to Mbita using the water bus or ferry.

Daily Nation , Kenya Nov 25, 2018

Mbita MP Millie Odhiambo claims Gladys Wanga defrauds women through Saccos

- The two politicians often differ on regional and party politics but appear on same page nationally - Odhiambo accused Wanga of mismanaging women fund allocated by the national government - She further claimed despite the affirmative allocation, Wanga continues to collect money from poor women - Currently, the office of the Woman Representative simultaneously runs two similar Saccos The cold relationship between Mbita MP Millie Odhiambo and Homa Bay Woman Representative Gladys Wanga is fast snow balling.

Tuko , Kenya Nov 22, 2018

Fireworks as Millie Odhiambo locks horns with Homa Bay county Woman Rep Gladys Wanga Kenya News

Mbita MP Millie Odhiambo is among the local politicians who have given all of Wanga's functions a wide berth, something TUKO.co.ke understands is linked to the latter's interest for the governor's seat.

Tuko , Kenya Nov 20, 2018

New technology promises faster HIV test results for infants

When Dolphine Bondo, a middle-aged mother of one from Mbita Sub-county, of Homa Bay County, was asked the one word that would aptly describe the anxiety she felt during the one-month she had to wait before she got the HIV test results for her baby, she hesitated, as if lost for words, then said: “Endless.” And then, on second thought, almost as if the word did no justice to the feeling she had then, she gave “controlling”.

Daily Nation , Kenya Nov 19, 2018

Ruto asks ODM leaders to embrace Raila’s spirit of handshake

Earlier, the Deputy President toured the Tom Mboya Level VI Hospital in Rusinga Island in Mbita Constituency, where he said the national government would support the expansion of the facility to the tune of Sh20 million.

Capital News , Kenya Nov 5, 2018