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Rouhani calls Kenya a friend of Iran

3 hours 30 min ago
TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday that expanding and deepening ties with the African countries, especially Kenya as a ...
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Tanzania: Earthquake Tremors Smash Kyamutwara Royal Building

4 hours 26 min ago
THE queen consort of the last King of Kyamutwala Kingdom her majesty Varelia Kokubanza (80) sleeps outside in plastic sheeting after the royal ...
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MasterCard-backed HomeSend Wants To Reduce Cash Remittance in Ethiopia

5 hours 21 sec ago
This new venture by HomeSend will allow users to send money to any mobile number in Ethiopia. The company feels that by going digital, they can ...
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Ethiopia sees China as a serious development partner: minister

5 hours 56 min ago
Photo taken on Sept. 20, 2015 shows a modern light rail system built by China in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. (Xinhua/Sun Ruibo). ADDIS ABABA, Sept.
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Kenya, Jordan to boost trade ties in State visit

6 hours 19 min ago
King Abdullah II of Jordan (left) converses with Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta shortly before the opening of the 3rd Arab-Africa Summit at Bayan ...
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Kenya-born Kabeberi to head Greenpeace Africa

6 hours 30 min ago
Centre for Multiparty Democracy Executive Director Njeri Kabeberi addresses journalists at the Nairobi Safari Club on May 6, 2015. Ms Njeri joins ...
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Jordan's King Abdullah II due in Kenya Monday

6 hours 41 min ago
King Abdullah II was among world leaders who addressed the UN General Assembly in New York last week. Photo/COURTESY. NAIROBI, Kenya Sep ...
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Kenya: Telling the story of Turkana, one film at a time

7 hours 4 min ago
Using video cameras, citizen journalists capture the realities of life and poverty up close in this part of Kenya. 25 Sep 2016 12:06 GMT |. Listen to this ...
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Iran, Kenya call for enhancement of bilateral ties

7 hours 32 min ago
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani (R) receives Justin Muturi, the speaker of Kenya's National Assembly, in Tehran, September 25, 2016. (Photo by ...
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Deputy President William Ruto cites development record to woo US investors

8 hours 14 min ago
Deputy President William Ruto. He said Kenya has the best business climate and offers maximum return on investments. (PHOTO: COURTESY).
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Wavinya Ndeti's husband dies at Nairobi hospital

8 hours 22 min ago
Dolamu Henry Oduwole, husband of former Youth and Sports Assistant Minister and 2017 Machakos governor hopeful Wavinya Ndeti, is dead.
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Kenya: Embu Elders Say Kivuti Best Candidate to Replace Wambora

8 hours 56 min ago
Senator Lenny Kivuti's bid to be the next governor of Embu County has received a major boost after elders from two communities in the county said he ...
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Ethiopia's Kenenisa Bekele beats Kipsang in 42km Berlin marathon

9 hours 30 min ago
Ethiopian Kenenisa Bekele stormed to victory in the Berlin marathon on Sunday, out-sprinting his main rival Wilson Kipsang of Kenya to finish just ...
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Ethiopia's Bekele nears record as wins Berlin marathon

9 hours 30 min ago
Kenenisa Bekele narrowly missed out on the world record on Sunday as the Ethiopian won the Berlin marathon ahead of former winner Wilson ...
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Woman living in UK for 15 years 'deported to Kenya' - where she has no family and no where to go

10 hours 10 min ago
A woman who has been living in the UK for 15 years has claimed she has been deported to Kenya despite having no family in the country. Zeenat ...
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Kenya: Uhuru's Rallying Call for Jubilee Unity Adds Fuel to Race for Nairobi Governor's Seat

10 hours 26 min ago
The battle for the Nairobi governor's seat has gone a notch higher, with President Uhuru Kenyatta stepping in to unite a divided Jubilee fighting to ...
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Kenya to use global music festival to preach peace ahead of 2017 polls

10 hours 49 min ago
Kenya is set to host the next edition of world of music, arts and dance(Womad) festival in its efforts to build peace ahead of 2017 elections. The fete ...
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Nagy: Ethiopia at the crossroads with its government

Sat, 09/24/2016 - 22:33
There has been considerable media coverage lately for a number of Ethiopian Olympic athletes who've publicly proclaimed their support for ongoing ...
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US / KENYA: Charity GiveDirectly announces initial basic income pilot study

Sat, 09/24/2016 - 20:52
In a blog post dated September 22, the charity GiveDirectly announced that it will begin an initial pilot study of a basic income guarantee in a village in ...
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Ethiopia – Djibouti railway line to open next month

Sat, 09/24/2016 - 19:45
A new railway line connecting Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa to the port city of Djibouti is set to be officially inaugurated next month.
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