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Kenya torches 100 tons of ivory to curb poaching

5 hours 36 min ago
Kenya has set fire to over 100 tons of elephant ivory and rhino tusks in a public message opposing the illegal ivory trade and poaching. Photo by The ...
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Kenya takes stand in historic move to burn 105 tons of ivory

6 hours 44 min ago
LONDON: Kenya yesterday staged the largest burning of ivory in history, setting alight more than 100 tons of poached tusks in a ceremony signalling ...
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Kenya officials: Death toll of collapsed building up to 16

7 hours 40 min ago
NAIROBI, Kenya — Kenyan rescuers continued searching for survivors Sunday of a residential building in a low income area that collapsed Friday, ...
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Pictures: 100 tonnes of poached ivory set on fire in Kenya

8 hours 25 min ago
The tusks of more than 6,000 elephants have been destroyed in Kenya in an effort to highlight the problem of illegal poaching. Tusks on fire EPA.
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Kenya torches $130m in world's biggest ivory bonfire

9 hours 11 min ago
A Kenya Wildlife Services ranger guards the pyres of ivory and rhino horn, expected to burn for days. Eleven giant pyres of tusks went up in smoke at ...
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Kenya officials: Death toll of collapsed building up to 16

10 hours 6 min ago
NAIROBI, Kenya – Kenyan rescuers are continuing to search for survivors of a residential building that collapsed Friday as officials said the death toll ...
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Kenya Officials: Death Toll of Collapsed Building up to 16

10 hours 6 min ago
Kenyan rescuers are continuing to search for survivors of a residential building that collapsed Friday as officials said the death toll rose to 16 and 73 ...
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Kenya death toll reaches 16 after building collapse

10 hours 18 min ago
A man jumps from a building in the Huruma neighbourhood during the search for residents feared trapped in the rubble of a six-storey building that ...
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Death toll from building collapse in Kenya rises to 16

10 hours 18 min ago
NAIROBI The death toll from a collapsed six-storey building in Nairobi has risen to 16 from 12, the Kenya Red Cross said on Sunday, but officials ...
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'Ghost workers' exposure saves Tanzania $35 million

10 hours 29 min ago
As the world marks International Labor Day, over 8,000 so-called 'ghost workers' have been identified on Tanzania's government pay-roll. Removing ...
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Kenya's Ruto wins men's Pittsburgh Marathon; Ethiopia's Dakebo takes women's victory

10 hours 45 min ago
Hailemaryam Ayantu Dakebo of Ethiopa is the women's champion of the full marathon, crossing the finish line at 2:39.19. The top American women's ...
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Collapsed Kenya building 'had no occupancy permit'

11 hours 59 min ago
With up to 16 people now dead and dozens feared missing, reports from Kenya say the six-storey residential block that collapsed late on Friday amid ...
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Watch: Eleven pyres burn as Kenya torches its ivory stockpile

13 hours 40 min ago
A Kenya Wildlife Services ranger guards the burning of an estimated 105 tonnes of Elephant tusks confiscated ivory from smugglers and poachers at ...
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Building collapse in Kenya, at least 16 killed

14 hours 14 min ago
The number of people killed after a residential building collapsed in Kenya has risen to 16, a disaster official said.
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Kenya building collapse: At least 16 killed, dozens missing

14 hours 32 min ago
(CNN) The number of people killed after a residential building collapsed in Kenya has risen to 16, a disaster official said. The seven-story building fell ...
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Kenya burns world's biggest ivory stockpile

15 hours 45 min ago
Nairobi - Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Saturday set fire to the world's biggest stockpile of ivory and rhino horn as a sign that Kenya does not ...
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Kenya burns world's biggest stockpile of ivory

15 hours 55 min ago
Uhuru Kenyatta, Kenya's controversial President, set fire to what has been described as “the world's largest stockpile of ivory and rhino horn”, ...
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Kenya burns huge pile of ivory in dramatic poaching protest

16 hours 11 min ago
A ranger from the Kenya Wildlife Service stands guard as pyres of ivory are set on fire in Kenya's Nairobi National Park. It was believed to be the ...
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The 75th anniversary of Liberation Day in Ethiopia

16 hours 54 min ago
May 5 is the seventy-fifth anniversary of a signal day in modern African history. On that day, British forces brought back into power Haile Selassie, the ...
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Kenya burns tons of ivory tusks to protest poaching

17 hours 25 min ago
NAIROBI, Kenya – Kenya's president set fire Saturday to 105 tons of elephant ivory and more than 1 ton of rhino horn, believed to be the largest ...
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