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Belfast nun spreads love and hope in Kenya

25 min 4 sec ago
The iconic picture of an overjoyed Sr Patricia seeing Pope Francis on his visit to Kenya. googleplus. One of the iconic images from Pope Francis' trip to ...
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Facebook Launches Public Wi-Fi in Kenya

1 hour 21 min ago
This has been made possible after Facebook yesterday launched its new public Wi-Fi service in Kenya, raising the stakes in the country's growing ...
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Why the President's state of nation address failed Kenya's farmers

1 hour 55 min ago
On the 15th of March, 2017 I listened with curiosity to President Uhuru annual state of the nation address. The speech, though laudable from a ...
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Africa Live: Top conservationist's lodge torched in Kenya, Uganda 'raids' Chinese firm

2 hours 4 min ago
Ugandan immigration officials have raided the premises of a Chinese-owned construction company, arresting 28 Chinese nationals for allegedly living ...
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Sudanese lawmakers confer with Ethiopia's house speaker

3 hours 47 min ago
March 29, 2017 (ADDIS ABABA) - A delegation of Sudanese lawmakers on Wednesday paid a visit to the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, for bilateral ...
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Flames to play Kenya before facing Madagascar

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 22:45
The Football Association of Malawi (FAM) has announced that Malawi Senior National Football Team (the Flames) will play the Harambee Stars of ...
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MS STRONG: Troy and Farrah Newman in Kenya

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 22:22
Troy and Farrah Newman are medical missionaries from Mississippi who have committed to working at a mission hospital in Kenya for two years.
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Kenya: Patients to Get Free Breast Cancer Drugs

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 19:33
Women queue to register to be tested for breast cancer at Kenyatta National Hospital in Nairobi on October 25, 2016. Cancer patients will get free ...
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Kenya Moore files temporary restraining order against Matt Jordan

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 19:22
Kenya Moore, a cast member of reality show “Real Housewives of Atlanta,” today filed a request for a temporary restraining order against her former ...
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Kenya: I Did Not Forge KCSE Certificate, Joho Tells Police

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 16:56
Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho (centre) talks to ODM members at Jubilee Hall in Mombasa on March 25, 2017. PHOTO | KEVIN ODIT | NATION ...
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Total tightens grip on oil market with Gapco buy

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 16:00
French-owned oil and gas giant Total has completed the acquisition of Gulf Africa Petroleum Corporation's assets in three East Africa markets in bid to ...
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In Ethiopia, a Search for the Lost Ark

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 16:00
The Chapel of the Tablet in Aksum, Ethiopia claims to be the final resting place of the Ark of the Covenant. Image: Flickr / Alan Davey. Some of my ...
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Drought fund gets Sh2.2m from China

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 15:58
Kenya will receive a Sh2.25 million grant from the Chinese government to buy food to mitigate the effects of the prevailing drought. The National ...
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Green Building Society announced for Kenya

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 15:26
Gbcsa's Managing Executive, Grahame Cruickshanks (third from left) and World GBC CEO, Terri Wills (sixth from left) with key players from the Kenya ...
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Muthee impressed

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 15:26
Athletics - IAAF World Cross Country Championships - Senior Race Men - Kololo Independence Grounds, Kampala, Uganda - 26/03/17 - Gold ...
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Search for perfect scapegoat

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 15:15
I think I may have mentioned before how, back in early 2013, I had great difficulty explaining to an American journalist just how it was possible that a ...
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Kenya yet to set up special prisons for terror suspects a year down the line

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 15:03
The plan, which was mooted last year, is among the measures that the Government announced would be put in place to deal with terrorism.
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Qatar Charity launches emergency relief campaign in Kenya

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 14:18
As a part of their on-going efforts, Qatar Charity (QC) launched an emergency relief campaign in Kenya aimed at providing food and medical supplies ...
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Kenya: Equity, HFC Get Sh10bn From European Bank for SME Lending

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 14:07
The European Investment Bank has extended a Sh10.45 billion (95 million Euros) loan to two local banks for financing small and medium sized ...
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Riches to rags: Former elite Kenyan athletes living in squalor

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 12:37
NAIROBI: At the peak of his career, he was one of the most talented athletes; best remembered for breaking the World Junior 3,000m steeplechase ...
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