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1 hr ago | AllAfrica.com

East Africa: Nairobi Regional Energy Meet to Attract 1,000 Delegates

Over 1,000 delegates and exhibitors are expected to attend the forthcoming 16th annual East African Power Industry Convention in Nairobi, Kenya at the beginning of September, according to organisers.

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5 hrs ago | The Drinks Business

Ban on booze for baboons

The Kenya Wildlife Service has warned tourists travelling through the Nakuru-Nairobi highway not to give alcohol to baboons.

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6 hrs ago | Asbury Park Press

Uganda court to rule on legality of anti-gay lawUganda court to rule...

A Ugandan court is expected to rule Friday on a petition by activists who say the East African country's new anti-gay measure is invalid.

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8 hrs ago | Denver Post

Africa Ebola outbreak tops 700 deaths; CDC issues travel warning

The death toll from the worst recorded Ebola outbreak in history surpassed 700 in West Africa as security forces went house-to-house in Sierra Leone's capital Thursday looking for patients and others exposed to the disease.

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Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, World News, Kenya, Emory University

Thu Jul 31, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Kenya: Kenya Could Soon Start Making Machine Parts for Export

This follows the launch of the inaugural competition for technical training institutions students who will undergo two weeks training at the Technical University of Kenya.

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BBC News

Kenyan unity lessons for Afghan rivals

Both camps in Afghanistan's presidential race appear to be wobbling over what was hailed as a landmark agreement to resolve the disputed election.

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AllAfrica.com

Kenya: Kenya to Launch Unified Web Portal to Protect Against Hackers

The Kenyan government will launch a unified portal for all of its websites to protect against hackers, Kenya's The Standard reported Wednesday .

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Cybercast News Service

Travel ban for Sierra Leone players over Ebola

The Sierra Leone soccer team has been banned from traveling to the Seychelles for an African Cup of Nations qualifier because of fears over the deadly Ebola virus.

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RuggaWorld

Kenyan Willy Ambaka joins WP

William Ambaka Ndayara, who weighs a hefty 100 kilograms and stands 1,95 metres tall, first came to prominence after a string of outstanding performances for Kenya at international Sevens level - having made his debut for his country in 2011.

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KRMG-AM Tulsa

Dad of jailed reporter: Son a victim of injustice

The father of an Australian Al-Jazeera journalist jailed in Egypt said Thursday that he respects the integrity of Egypt's courts but knows his son is the victim of injustice.

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Sunderland Echo

Bringing clean water to Africa

Redrose manufacturing, of Dubmire Ind. Est., Fence Houses, who are donating water filters African charity Maji Salama.

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New Vision

Museveni in Nairobi for infrastructure meet...

By David Lumu President Yoweri Museveni is in Kenyan capital Nairobi for an International Conference on the Great Lakes Region .

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SciDev.Net

Q&A: How open-source tools can help map crisis data

In this podcast, we talk to Chris Albon, director of the global crisis data arm of Ushahidi, an open-source data mapping organisation that originated in Nairobi, Kenya.

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AllAfrica.com

Kenya: Uhuru Launches Jubilee's 10,000km Tarmac Road Plan

Speaking at the launch of the programme, President Uhuru Kenyatta said the Jubilee Government has decided to adopt the Annuity Financing Framework as a solution to myriads of challenges facing the infrastructure sector.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

British Airways sued in pilot sex abuse case

A London law firm representing 16 girls in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania said Wednesday it is initiating legal proceedings against British Airways over allegations that one of its pilots sexually abused the girls.

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AllAfrica.com

Kenya: Home Afrika in Free-Fall At NSE As Buyer Side Keeps Off

Home Afrika's stock dipped to an all-time low at the NSE on Monday, with the downward pressure attributed to its lack of clear revenue growth projections and investors' valuation worries.

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Stars and Stripes

How Anonymous and other hacktivists are waging war on Kenya

Hackers and other cybercriminals on the prowl are wreaking havoc in Kenya, threatening to turn the East African country's dream of launching an e-government into a nightmare.

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BroadcastNewsroom

Siemens partners with the East African Power Industry Convention in Kenya in September

The conference and expo will gather more than 1000 attendees along with exhibitors showcasing the latest technologies, products and services across the entire energy value chain from generation, transmission, distribution and services.

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Daily Mail

Militant Islamists shoot dead Muslim woman for refusing to wear a veil in Somalia

A Muslim woman has been shot dead by militant Islamists for refusing to wear a veil, her relatives have claimed.

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AlertNet

The cost of maternal death in Kenya

A mother brings her baby for medical checks and food distribution at a feeding center outside Mandera town, Kenya on November 15, 2007.

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Related Topix: World News, Kenya, Africa, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Medicine, Malaria, Health

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