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  1. Tackling sustainability challengesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Guardian

    ... in Rio de Janeiro in 2012. Subsequently, a landmark inaugural meeting of the UNEA was convened last month in Nairobi, Kenya, from 23 to 27 June 2014. Over 1,200 high-level participants attended this historic meeting -the highest-level UN body ever ...

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  2. Mobile phone alerts help Uganda nab forest criminalsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | AlertNet

    An aerial view of a settlement in Mabira Forest Reserve, 55km east of the capital Kampala, April 21, 2007.

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  3. Parts of Nairobi to go without power this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

    Parts of Nairobi will this weekend be plunged in darkness as Kenya Power rehabilitates electricity equipment and network in the said areas.

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  4. UPDATE 1-Kenya shilling edges up, shares barely changedRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Reuters

    At the 1300 GMT close of trade, commercial banks posted the shilling at 87.65/75, compared to 87.80/90 the previous day.

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  5. Female circumcision A cruel practice that numbs womens sexual pleasureRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

    On June 12, 2014 in Enkorika, a village about 75 km from Kenya's Nairobi, a group of women gathered around the village centre.

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  6. State of the Tropics sees universities reach out to societyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | SciDev.Net

    The institutions say they "share a responsibility to work with and for the people of the tropics, to bring to bear the power of our understanding, science and innovation on the issues of the tropics to create a brighter future for the tropics and its peoples".

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  7. Kenya native, now Bellarmine senior, pursues dream at nurse campRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The News Tribune

    ... medications. Vanessa Runo has wanted to pursue a medical career since she was 5 years old and living in Nairobi, Kenya. The soon-to-be-senior at Bellarmine Preparatory School got a little closer to her goal Thursday at the MultiCare Nurse Camp in ...

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  8. NTOA Discounted Fee for Annual Tactical Operations Conference Set to ExpireRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | AmmoLand

    Act now to receive a discounted registration fee for the 31st Annual National Tactical Officers Association Tactical Operations Conference & Trade Show ! Register on or before July 31 and save $50 on the registration fee .

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  9. Kenya's Safaricom gets committee nod for govt security contractRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Reuters

    Kenya's national security committee has approved plans for a security and surveillance system, clearing the way for a project worth 14.9 billion shillings to Safaricom, its chief executive said on Friday.

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  10. Burundi Engages Diaspora in DevelopmentRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    ... Policy. In February 2014, IOM supported a one-week exchange visit of Burundi's new Director of Diaspora to Nairobi, Kenya, where he met with the Kenyan diaspora-related institutions and over 300 members of the Burundian diaspora living in Nairobi. ...

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  11. County water directors meet to discuss water accessRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

    Davis & Shirtliff, the country's leading supplier of water equipment, Friday hosted a forum for County Water Directors in Nairobi to facilitate county administrations in accelerating water and power development in the counties: as the Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis reports that only 48.5 per cent of Kenyans yet have access ... (more)

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  12. Mao recuperating, says DP bossRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | New Vision

    Democratic Party president general Nobert Mao is receiving treatment for pneumonia a lung infection at a hospital in neighboring Kenya.

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  13. Kenya: Kenya Posta Unveils the Older Persons Cash Transfer Programme Payment SystemRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    Posta Corporation of Kenya has rolled out a cash transfer programme to pay Ksh2000 each month for five months to the elderly in the country.

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  14. Kenya: Nairobi County Moves to the Second Phase of Cashless PaymentRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    The Nairobi City County government has moved to ease payment for services such as matatu seasonal ticketing and rent collection for its estates and market stalls.

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  15. Kenyan Social Security Fund Grows Assets 22 Per Cent, Paying Contributors 12.5 Per Cent InterestRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

    By Ronald Owili NAIROBI, July 25 -- Kenya's National Social Security Fund has grown its assets by 22 per cent to 135 billion shillings last year, from 110 billion shillings in 2012 and is poised to raise the interest on the savings of its contributors to 12.5 per cent, from the current 7.5 per cent.

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  16. Kenya: Four Percent Drop in Tourist Arrivals From January-MayRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    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.

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  17. Kenya: KARA to Educate Public On Security Surveillance ProjectRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    The Kenya Alliance of Resident Associations in collaboration with Safaricom is rolling out a sensitisation programme on the government's Integrated Public Safety Communication and Surveillance System.

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  18. Kenya: City Hall Launches E-Payment for PSV Seasonal TicketsRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    The Nairobi County Government has launched a platform for Public Service Vehicles owners to pay for their seasonal tickets online.

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  19. In Brief: Iraq elects new president as attacks kill dozensRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    ... crashed while trying to land in the scenic Penghu archipelago in the Taiwan Strait between Taiwan and China. NAIROBI, Kenya -- A female tourist was shot dead in the coastal town of Mombasa, the second foreigner shot in same area this month, police ...

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  20. Techno Brain wins Microsoft YouthSpark award of the year AwardRead the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    ... and wins Microsoft YouthSpark award, also named into President's Club for Microsoft Dynamics. Hurlingham, Nairobi, Kenya., July 24, 2014 - (PressReleasePoint) -Techno Brain Participated in 2014 Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference Company wins ...

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