Letter to Hon. Zuleika Hassan, Kwale Woman Representative, The Kenya Parliament

In fact, honourable one, challenge them and ask: should we investigate whether those men are on the payroll of Nestle? After all, if breastfeeding mothers are not allowed to bring their babies to work and to breastfeed their babies on demand, when the baby needs fresh milk from the breast, the alternative is to feed babies on inferior milk that is infant formula.

Cry Uganda’s Children!

I was lucky to be borne while five of my paternal grandmothers (RIP) were still alive. They told us stories of how they had a collective responsibility for raising all their children. My father was breastfed by multiple mothers, the story goes. If one of my grandmothers for some reason was not able at a… Continue reading Cry Uganda’s Children!