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Every other week The Layman’s Doctor invites you in to hear the candid conversations from Dr. Samantha Johnson covering the practice of medicine, the healthcare system and public health in Jamaica, with each episode feeling like you have a seat at the table. Informed guests and topics that matter to you, Dr. Johnson covers it all here on The Layman's Doctor Podcast.
 
We are a theology podcast for the average man in the pew. No more Ivory Tower "Minister Class" theology. God expects all of us to care about His Word, and we strive to apply The Gospel to every area of life. We're from Southwest Virginia and Northeast Tennessee and we love our community. Our prayer is to help those in the Body of Christ to understand His Word and join us in the fight for The Kingdom of God and His Christ.
 
This is the show where we try to find a better world by asking three seeming simple questions: Who am I? Why am I here? and Where am I going? As you will find out, these questions are not as simple as they sound. That's why mankind has been asking them since the beginning of time. I have a theory though. I believe that the reason we haven't found the answers, is that we are asking very personal questions and expecting very universal answers. So, if you want to find a better world too, it all ...
 
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Today’s episode is from a previous discussion on loan recovery from a deceased person's estate. I run a wholesale shop and supply several shops and supermarkets in my area. One of the supermarkets I supply was run by a man who I learnt recently passed away. Just before he died he had taken goods on credit worth one million shillings. I have tried t…
 
The Layman's Doctor speaks with Pharmacist and Health Content Creator, Mischa Christie about the experience of a young pharmacist during the Covid 19 Pandemic. They speak about the role of the pharmacist during Covid 19 and how you can get advice/ recommendations from pharmacists about various over the counter medication. Check our Mischa on: IG Yo…
 
Today’s episode is from a previous discussion on employment termination of internship and casual employment. My uncle helped me find a job as an intern in one of the parastatals a year ago. He told me that I would work for six months and then be promoted depending on my good work. But the HR only emailed me saying I was a casual on probation. She a…
 
Today’s episode is from a previous discussion on whether a matrimonial property agreement is valid if it’s given verbally. I’m a college student but have big dreams. Last year I met this rich mama on Facebook. We flirted for a while before starting an affair. She’s much older than me, but she’s loaded, so she takes good care of me. In fact, we were…
 
Today’s episode is a rerun from a previously aired discussion, where an employer wanted to know how to deal with a former employee who was poaching his clients and employees. I run a high-end garage in Nairobi where I have several mechanics and technicians and they earn based on their work. Despite the ups and downs of business and more so COVID, I…
 
In today’s episode, we recap a previous discussion on whether you can divorce your spouse if you find out that they are already married. Four years ago I met this very dashing gentleman. After dating for a while, he proposed marriage and we visited my parents at home for blessings. He made sure to meet all our traditions, and even paid bride price …
 
In today's episode, we discuss the rights of a deceased person pertaining to their body, similar to the story where a hospital buried a deceased patient without the knowledge or consent of the kin. The Kenyatta National Hospital recently admitted that they buried Sabezia Killong in an undisclosed mass grave without the knowledge or consent of her k…
 
In today's episode, we discuss when a business can legally terminate an employee's contract on grounds of redundancy, similar to the recent case of 3 G4S employees. On May 4, 2021, it was reported that 3 former employees of G4S had won an unfair termination case against the company. The employees had argued that their termination on grounds of redu…
 
In today’s episode, we discuss the different taxes specifically which ones a small business owner can be required to pay within a business year. Hello. My name is Edith, and I am seeking your advice on a very sensitive issue. I started a consultancy service early this year to install CCTV cameras in cars, homes and offices. The business has been pi…
 
Following Cannae, Hannibal descended into the rich agricultural lands of Campania in Magna Graecia. Chafing under Roman rule and eager to reclaim her place as hegemon of southern Italy, the ancient Etruscan city of Capua quickly came to an agreement with Hannibal. In exchange for defecting to the Carthaginian side, Hannibal would allow Capua autono…
 
In today’s episode, we discuss whether someone can get compensation from a potential employer who gives away the job offer they promised to someone else. I need advice. I went for an interview in a different town, and I was verbally offered a job. They wanted me to report in 2 weeks' time. I explained that I needed at least one month's notice to re…
 
In today’s episode, we discuss whether someone’s rights are violated if they are taken to court while critically ill. FN’s niece has accused him of fraud, amounting to KShs.1.7Million. Another person has also complained that FN defrauded him KShs. 45,000/. Last week FN was shot in the back by police officers as he attempted to flee from them becaus…
 
In today’s episode, we discuss the procedures that determine whether your case qualifies to be heard in the Small Claims Court. Hi, my name is Rose. A couple of years ago, I entered into an agreement with someone to build a website for my new business. The developer invoiced me for KES.100,000 to do the work, asking that it be paid upfront. Immedia…
 
In today’s episode, we discuss the copyright issues of a Podcaster whose ex-boyfriend has threatened to sue her for using his song in her podcast without his consent. Hi there, I used to date this singer. He was ok but had not yet found success when we were dating. At that time, I had started a podcast and I used one of his recorded songs in the in…
 
In today’s episode, we discuss the legalities of owning a firearm following the recent story of Juma Mohamed Motha who was accused of failing to secure the pistol contrary to the Firearms Act at his home in Lavington on March 4, 2020 along with other charges. A city resident has been charged with failure to secure a firearm after police officers wh…
 
In another instalment of the series 'The Medical Doctor's Journey: Non- Traditional Pathways' The Layman's Doctor speaks with Dr. Shani Mortley, also known as Dr. Glow. Dr. Glow is the founder and CEO of the Jamaican skin care line Soma Glow and practices aesthetic medicine. Not only does she share how her journey but gives insight into the life of…
 
In today’s episode, we discuss whether your relatives can use a letter to prevent you from working in government, similar to the recent story of Philip Murgor, an advocate, who was vying for the position of Chief Justice. We are joined by Guest Advocate and Legal Researcher at Swala Nyeti, Joy Mutimba-Vetil who specialises in Commercial Conveyancin…
 
In today’s episode, we discuss the issues of freedom of expression, false publication and bail similar to those in the recent story of activist Edwin Kiama who was arrested after being accused of publishing false information about the President on social media. An activist Edwin Kiama was arrested after circulating several posters on social media c…
 
In today’s episode, we discuss if an employer can deduct time from an employee's leave days to make up the time she leaves work an hour earlier. I have been employed at the same place since 2014. I started out as a receptionist but was later promoted to an administrator. My contract has a provision for pro-rata leave of 1.75 days for each completed…
 
In today’s episode, we discuss whether a buyer can get a refund from a service provider who fails to deliver on the correct product items as agreed. I paid for some cups (I needed 50 pcs black ones with orange colour on the inside) for design at a shop in town. When I was buying, they told me they had only 10 in that shop and the rest will be gotte…
 
In today’s episode, we look at whether a business owner can sue the ex-wife of a Director of a Company that owes their business money? My name is Kyalo. I run an office cleaning business, but over the past few years it has become very difficult to keep it afloat. One of the reasons is that some of my clients took up my services for long periods of …
 
In today’s episode, we discuss if you can force a newspaper to retract a defamatory story and publish an apology. Similar to the current case of Dinlas Pharma EPZ, which demands Nation Media to retract a story the newspaper published about it earlier this month and issue an apology. Dinlas Pharma EPZ Limited is a company that was authorised by the …
 
In today’s episode, we discuss what legal options one has in a case where you are accused of trespassing on your own land. This is similar to the recent case of GA Insurance Ltd vs Diku Transporters. GA insurance Limited claims it purchased a piece of land for Kshs. 92 million originally owned by Sadru Ramjis from Economic Industries. Dikus Transpo…
 
In today’s episode, we discuss questions related to children's custody, rights, interests and adoption and they will be answered by Wangui Waihura a Lawyer in Family Law. Question 1 When we separated from my abusive husband, he never sent me a shilling for our baby. But now that I’m remarrying four years later, he wants joint custody. Can I stop hi…
 
In today's episode, we look at the rights of both the employee and employer in regards to dismissal over social media which is similar to the recent story of Shaffie Weru, Neville and DJ Joe Mfalme, popular radio presenters at Homeboyz Radio, who were terminated by their employer over social media. Shaffie Weru, Neville and DJ Joe Mfalme, popular r…
 
In this episode, The Layman's Doctor speaks with blogger Emma Lewis about her experience with cervical cancer and its recurrence. Emma had her first diagnosis in the 1970s when she was in her early 20's. This is before the Human Papillomavirus vaccine was created. Interestingly, her medical records were used in research surrounding cervical cancer.…
 
Today we discuss questions related to tax and finance questions, which will be answered by Anna Kandu, a Lawyer in Corporate Commercial Transactions, Tax, Banking and Finance Question 1 KRA has frozen my bank account because I had not filed tax returns for four years when I was studying outside the country, and now I have massive penalties. How do …
 
In today’s episode, we discuss whether a landlord can charge their tenant back rent if they'd already agreed to reduce it? Especially when there is no written tenant agreement. I have been renting a property in Kahawa West for the past nine years. When I moved in we agreed that I would be give a one month deposit and be paying 25,000 a month. We al…
 
In today's episode, we discuss if there is a way to punish a company that keeps sending unwanted Bulk SMS. What can someone do, within the law, to stop spammers. I have been suffering the past six months from a flood of promotional messages on my Safaricom line from what I think is a vernacular radio station. I have never signed up for these messag…
 
In today's episode, we discuss whether the police is allowed to follow up on a civil debt. What does the law say in this situation? I am a property developer based in Eldoret. A few years ago, I got some people who wanted me to develop a property for them. The agreement was that they pay half of the money and the balance in instalments as I progres…
 
In today's episode, we discuss the question of whether a landlord can sue his ex-tenant after locking them out of the property and selling the tenants things. We also look at what rights the tenant has regarding the law. I am a business owner that has been sued by my former landlord of my shop. When I moved into the property six years ago, we signe…
 
In today’s episode, we discuss whether a person can inherit from a lover who was married and has now died. Especially if the case where the will is being challenged by the wife? My name is Shiro. My boyfriend of six years has died. We lived together for those six years, though he was married but had separated from his wife and three children. In hi…
 
This week The Layman's Doctor speaks with Dr. Ryan Brooks, a specialist in Internal Medicine, about bedside manner. In this episode they discuss the importance of a medical history and how to navigate different situations with patients and relatives. Soft skills are a critical part of practicing medicine, however are not taught in its entirety in t…
 
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