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For all they do, house helps deserve better


The British-born missionary who married a Kenyan, was bemoaning the plight of house-helps in the Kenya of the 1980s. Sadly, today house-helps face the same challenges as Atieno.

For all they do, house helps deserve better

By The Standard | 4 years ago

What you should know before you hire that house help

What you should know before you hire that house help

In most cases house helps in Kenya are considered as lesser beings who don't understand their rights. A lot of changes have been made in this area to restore their dignity.As an employer or potential employer, you need to be aware of these changes.

Paul Barasa | 4 years ago

House helps in Kenya win big in court battles with employers

A house help who was fired without prior notice has been awarded Sh119,000 by the court.

Kamau Muthoni | 4 years ago

House helps entitled to same rights as all other employees

It is disconcerting to note that the rights of the house help are considered an emerging area when in fact, for a long time, the house help has been entitled to the same legal protection as any other employee.

Sarah Okimaru | 4 years ago