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  1. Kenyan Catholics celebrate beatification of nunRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | New Vision

    Tens of thousands of Catholics prayed in the Kenyan town of Nyeri on Saturday at a beatification ceremony of an Italian nun, the first person to undergo the key step toward sainthood in the east African country. Irene Stefani was an Italian member of the Consolata Missionary Sisters who helped the wounded in Kenya and Tanzania during World War I before shed died of the plague in 1930.

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  2. Photos Capture The Joy On Playgrounds Around The WorldRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | National Public Radio

    ... Amber drafted more than 50 letters asking for permission. Most schools said no. In the slums of Mathare, in Nairobi, Kenya, the Valley View School barely has enough room for students to play during recess. Classes take place in crowded concrete ...

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  3. importing cars from the UK to KenyaRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | PR Log

    PRLog - May 23, 2015 - Importing a vehicle from UK to Kenya is quite easy and involves the following basic steps: Choose the right vehicle for you and your pocket Do you need a 4X4 or a small fuel efficient car for your day to day running? What is your budget? Generally for budgets over ksh 1.5m, it is wise to import directly from the UK. Uk currently is the number one supplier of diesel run cars in Kenya.

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  4. Youth form regional alliance of young entrepreneursRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | New Vision

    To drive business and create employment opportunities, youth entrepreneurship organisations from six east African Commonwealth countries have agreed to join forces and form a regional alliance. The decision to create the Commonwealth Alliance of Young Entrepreneurs - East Africa was unanimously reached at a forum hosted by the Commonwealth Secretariat from 20 to 22 May 2015 in Uganda.

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  5. Kenya to build two modern sports stadiaRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    Fred Muteti, Chairman of Sports Kenya and the precursor of the Sports Stadia Management Board , said in Nairobi on Friday the organisation has entered into negotiations with two European countries, ahead of the planned construction of the arenas, Xinhua news agency reported. "We have approached Norway and Sweden each to help us put up a stadium at sea level in Mombasa and another one in the high altitude area of Eldoret," Muteti told Xinhua.

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  6. Western diplomats call for immediate end of fighting in South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    Visiting diplomats to South Sudan's capital, Juba, have condemned the recent fighting in Unity and Upper Nile states and called on the warring parties to cease hostilities. The delegation of European Union , together with the heads of missions from Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom and the heads of mission of Canada, Japan, Norway, Switzerland and United States of America converged in Juba on Friday, condemning the spread of violence in South Sudan.

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  7. Kenya says to end cholera in one monthRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Residents walk past a garbage dump at Kibera Slum where Cholera has been reported in Nairobi, Kenya, on May 22, 2015. Medics from Kenya's national and county governments have resolved to end the recent cholera outbreak in the country within the next 30 days.

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  8. Better for business - Young East African entrepreneurs to join forcesRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    To drive business and create employment opportunities, youth entrepreneurship organisations from six East African Commonwealth countries have agreed to join forces and form a regional alliance. The decision to create the Commonwealth Alliance of Young Entrepreneurs - East Africa was unanimously reached at a forum hosted by the Commonwealth Secretariat from 20 to 22 May 2015 in Uganda.

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  9. Outlawed in His Own Country, Kenyan Artist Jim Chuchu Comes to SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Stranger

    FROM THE 'PAGANS' SERIES BY JIM CHUCHU The Nairobi artist calls his 2013-2014 photo series "A reconstruction of future-past anonymous African deities, their devotees, and forgotten religious rites." This and other photographs from Pagans are showing at Mariane Ibrahim Gallery.

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  10. Famed soccer coach Le Roy turns sights to OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The China Post

    Highly successful Africa Cup of Nations coach Claude le Roy adjusts his sights Saturday toward the 2016 Rio Olympic Games soccer qualifiers. His Congo Brazzaville team enter the competition against 1992 bronze medalists Ghana at Accra Sports Stadium in the first leg of a second-round eliminator.

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  11. They Say "Peace" But It Is Really WarRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Dissident Voice

    They say "may peace prevail on earth", but every night, there are fires burning in the terrible slums of Nairobi, Jakarta, Guatemala City and Mumbai. The World Education Forum is now taking place in Seoul, South Korea.

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  12. TANZANIA : Dar Set for Inter-Cities Basketball TournamentRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Basketball in Africa

    Dar es Salaam has once again been picked to host the 17th edition of the East and Central Africa Inter-cities Basketball Games scheduled for May 27 to 31, this year. The annual tournament will involve both men and women teams from over ten cities in the region.

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  13. Sustainable Energy for All 2015 - " 'Converting commitments to kilowatts 'Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | United Nations

    ... Global Tracking Framework 2015 . This has a negative impact on nearly every aspect of life. Above, a slum in Nairobi, Kenya. UN-Habitat Lacking access to modern fuels, millions of women have to walk miles every day to collect firewood they need to ...

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  14. Partners launch Global Exchange Platform on National Urban PoliciesRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Seventeen representatives from nine global organizations recently met in Nairobi and agreed to set up a Global Exchange Platform on National Urban Policies . The Platform will serve as a knowledge management facility on NUP that will foster peer-to-peer learning and provide a space for exchanging experiences on developing and implementation of NUP.

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  15. In video, Somali ISIS members court Al-ShabaabRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | GantDaily.com

    A recently released propaganda recruitment video by ISIS shows Somali fighters in the group inviting other Somali jihadis to join their ranks. In the roughly six-minute video, five unmasked men of Somali ethnicity arrive in large, new-looking SUVs.

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  16. .com | Thousands flock to Kenyan beatification of Italian nunRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | News24

    Tens of thousands of Kenyans are flocking to the town of Nyeri on Friday ahead of the beatification ceremony of an Italian nun, a key step towards sainthood. Irene Stefani was an Italian member of the Consolata Missionary Sisters who helped the wounded in Kenya and Tanzania during World War I before dying of the plague in 1930.

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  17. Somalia's al Shabaab fighters attack village in KenyaRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | AlertNet

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  18. Kenya says it repelled Al Shabab militants in town north of GarissaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Christian Science Monitor

    Soldiers from the Kenya Defence Forces patrol inside the Garissa University College compound that was the scene of last month's attack by Al Shabab gunmen, in Garissa, Kenya, April 6, 2015. Kenyan officials say they halted an attack by the Somali militant group in town north of Garissa on Thursday.

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  19. Ethiopia: Jovago Opens New Office in Addis Ababa, EthiopiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AllAfrica.com

    Online hotel booking portal Jovago has announced the opening of an office in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia this May. The office will be the company's first in Ethiopia, in a move aimed at bringing service development and business management closer to the Ethiopian market. Jovago's presence comes in response to the regional demand and growth in online bookings.

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  20. Michael Reagan: Throwing money at poverty won't end itRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Recordpub.com

    American liberals still don't understand that simple concept, but millions of poor people living in the sprawling slums of Nairobi do.

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