Stunting in children has risen to 35% in Kenya. Close to 3 million children under five years are stunted and are at an increased risk of illness and even death. Head of the nutrition division Terry Wefwafwa says we need to deal with nutrition so as to give children a quality life.
The Star (Nairobi)
Kenya: Stunting Increasingly Alarming in Kenya
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