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Kenya: Kenya Power Line Upgrade Has So Far Cost Sh900 Million
Kenya Power has so far put in Sh900 million in its ongoing power upgrade aimed at uniterripted power supply, managing director Ben Chumo said yesterday.
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Kenya: ODM Furious Over Likoni Terror Link
ODM yesterday reacted angrily to claims by Mombasa County Commissioner Nelson Marwa that it was behind the shootings in Likoni on Wednesday that killed four people.
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Building bonds among kids of terrorism's victims
Everyone on the orange team Sunday - and the blue and the red and teal, for that matter, all 72 campers - had lost a loved one to terrorism.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Search for Flight MH370: Update
Australia's Joint Agency Coordination Centre says that a bathymetric survey of the 60,000km2 search area is well underway, with two vessels, the Australian-contracted Fugro Equator and the Chinese survey ship Zhu Kezhen, mapping the ocean floor, while the Australian Transport Safety Bureau is coordinating this work.
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Duale proposes changes in Safaricom security deal [Business Daily (Kenya)]
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Telecoms operator Safaricom will have to sub-contract part of its Sh15 billion tender for installation of security surveillance system in Nairobi and Mombasa to local firms if Parliament approves amendments to the report that cleared it.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Rosneft Starts Up Field Work in the Kara Sea
On July 24 this year, research vessel Geolog Dmitry Nalivkin sailed from Kirkenes to the Kara Sea.
Wagenbourg New Crane for Oil, Gas, Energy Sector
Wagenborg Nedlift has expanded her crane fleet with a brand new 700 tonnes mobile crane.
Dorian LPG MoU with HNA Logistics
Dorian LPG Ltd. a leading owner and manager of modern VLGC's , today announced that it has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding , with HNA Logistics Group Co., Ltd. to explore opportunities in the liquefied petroleum gas logistics market.
Kenya: Australia Sends Home Volunteers After German Tourist's Death
Western volunteers are fleeing Kenya, and taking billions of shillings in aid, even as a number of European embassies cut staff due to spiralling crime and insecurity.
Kenya: Clerics Oppose Phone Tapping
MUSLIM clerics in Mombasa have opposed proposals to give the National Intelligence Service powers to tap private communication via calls, text messages and emails.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
The Baltimore Sun
Kenyan police kill two men suspected of planning ferry attack
Kenyan police said on Friday they shot and killed two armed men suspected of planning an attack on a ferry in the port city of Mombasa after one of them tried to hurl a grenade at approaching police.
Kenya Broadcasting Corporation
Police seize ivory worth 33m shs
Police are holding a consignment of ivory worth 33.8 million shillings after it was intercepted at the JKIA on its way to Malaysia.
Kenya: Four Percent Drop in Tourist Arrivals From January-May
The tourism sector has recorded a four percent decline in international arrivals between January and May to 381,000 arrivals compared to 398, 000 posted over the same period last year.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Voice of America
German Tourist Killed on Increasingly Violent Kenyan Coast
A German female tourist was killed in the Kenyan port city of Mombasa on Thursday in the same area where a Russian visitor was murdered earlier in July by a criminal gang, police sources said.
Pope meets with Sudanese Christian woman
Mariam Yehya Ibrahim, the Sudanese Christian woman sentenced to death in Sudan because of her faith, arrived in Rome on Thursday and met with Pope Francis.
Voice of America
Kenyan Civilians Increasingly Targeted in Coastal Violence
A Kenyan police officer with civilians views a Taheed Bus at the Lamu Police Station in Lamu County, July 19, 2014.
US pulls Peace Corps volunteers from Kenya due to security concerns
The Peace Corps is suspending its programs in Kenya because of security concerns and is pulling more than 50 volunteers out of the country until threat levels decrease, the Peace Corps and State Department said Thursday.
The Miami Herald
Gunmen kill foreign woman on Kenya coast
A Kenya police official says a female tourist has been shot dead in the coastal town of Mombasa, the second foreigner shot in same area this month.
Second foreign tourist shot dead in Mombasa
A foreign female tourist was shot dead in Kenya's port city of Mombasa on Thursday, the second such killing there this month, police said.
North Korea officials ask for satirical YouTube video to be removed
The official Algerian news agency says an Air Algerie flight from Burkina Faso to Algiers has disappeared from the radar.