Rose Achiego has been a professional journalist since 2003 with experience in radio program production, presentation and management. She has worked for Catholic radio stations in both Kenya and South Sudan. She also writes print and online news for the Catholic websites regionally, nationally and internationally.
Given the high number of people living with HIV/AIDS in Siaya in Kenya and the stigma associated with the disease, especially among children, Sr. Mary Nafula of the Franciscan Sisters of St. Anna and her team have created a welcoming environment for such youth.
When her community had an problem with a property transfer, the Sister of St. Joseph realized that many religious were in serious need of the services of a lawyer to assist with deed acquisition and legal documentation.
The crash of an Ethiopian Airlines plane bound for Nairobi, Kenya, killed 157 people, including Our Lady of the Angels Sr. Florence Wangari, Mariannhill Fr. George Mukua Kageche, and four Ethiopian staff working with Catholic Relief Services.
Alumnae of African Sisters Education Collaborative's programs celebrated the launch of a book that chronicles the work of women religious who have improved African lives and created positive change.