Understanding mental well-being during COVID-19 pandemic

During a pandemic such as the one we are currently in, it is common for health professionals, managers, and scientists to focus predominately on the pathogen as well as the biological risks. This is done in an effort to understand the pathological and physiological mechanisms for prevention, containing, and treating the disease. In such a […]


Covid-19 pandemic : Contractual and labour laws (part 2 of 3)

This is the second part of a 3 article series on impact of Covid-19 pandemic: Contractual and labour laws. Employment Issues The Government of Kenya continues to encourage where possible for Government officers, Companies and business personnel to work from home. Employees working however in critical essential services are exempted from home working. Despite this […]

In the last few months, we have been thrown into an unfamiliar and daunting world. The world of social distancing, “quarantining” – as millennials put it and curfews contributing to mental health concerns amid novel Covid 19.

Mental health concerns amid novel Covid 19: Depression

In the past few months, the world has experienced numerous public health crisis caused by the outbreak of the Covid-19. The emergence of this new infection has exerted significant mental health concerns amid novel covid 19. It is therefore vital to emphasize the mental health wellbeing of the population and take proactive steps to minimize […]

What is the impact of Covid-19 on Mental Health and How Can We Better Manage the Anxiety?

Mental health amidst covid-19:managing anxiety People around the world are experiencing increased Mental health issues during this novel Covid-19 pandemic. Employers and employees are currently facing uncertainty and the fear of the disease itself. Forced physical isolation (social distancing is normally associated with poor mental health) causes economic constraints and societal disruptions. Extensive news coverage […]

WorkPay Graduates from Y Combinator (YC) W2020 Class

WorkPay Graduates from Y Combinator (YC) W2020 Class Today 16th March 2020 marks the end of an intense 3 months program we have been going through in Silicon Valley. We have been fortunate enough to be among the few start-ups from Africa to Join the winter 2020 YC program. We have received $150,000 investment from […]