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  1. Kenya suspends senior security officials over al Shabaab university attackRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | DNA India

    President Uhuru Kenyatta's government has been under pressure to act over security failures that allowed gunmen from the Somali militant Islamist group to storm Garissa University College. Kenya has suspended nine senior security officials pending an investigation into their handling of this month's attack on a university by al Shabaab militants in which 148 people were killed, the interior minister said on Tuesday.


  2. Kenya suspends police over GarissaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | BBC News

    Seven top policemen have been suspended in Kenya following an inquiry into security failings during the militant attack on Garissa's university. The BBC's Ferdinand Omondi in the capital, Nairobi, says there has been public outrage and calls for action over the alleged security failings.


  3. Collected Department Releases: Terrorist Designations of Ahmed Diriye and Mahad KarateRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | State Department

    The U.S. Department of State has designated Ahmed Diriye and Mahad Karate under Executive Order 13224, which targets terrorists and those providing support to terrorists or acts of terrorism. As a result of this designation, all property subject to U.S. jurisdiction in which Diriye or Karate has any interest is blocked and any assets they may have under U.S. jurisdiction are frozen.


  4. CSI for furry critters: Canadian DNA expertise helping catch poachers in East AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | National Post

    Kent Hodgin is telling the story of James Hockaday, a moose poacher from Peterborough who probably thought he had it made. Hockaday shot a moose out of hunting season, which is illegal.


  5. UN refugee chief to visit Kenya to plan return of Somali refugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | AlertNet

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  6. At Least Six Dead In Mogadishu Car BombingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    NAIROBI, Kenya-Militants attacked a restaurant in the Somali capital on Tuesday, killing at least six people in the second assault in the country in two days.


  7. Spiritus Sanctus is ReleasedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    Jesus said if a leader does not have a vision, he is a blind leader, and if the blind leads the blind, both will fall and perish. . Founder of Jesus Commission Ministries, Inc. in the United States and Africa, Dr. Emmanuel Osei-Acheampong is dedicated to training, equipping, imparting, and activating the gifts of the Holy Spirit in ministers and believers across the globe.


  8. Africa: Competing Smarter - Assessing the Report from the President's ...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    One positive outcome of last year's U.S.-African Leaders Summit was the creation of the President's Advisory Council on Doing Business in Africa , whose purpose is to make recommendations on how to strengthen U.S. commercial engagement on the continent. The council, a group of 15 seasoned business leaders with a genuine understanding of Africa's business environment, recently issued its first report and set of recommendations .


  9. Singer Knowless off to Nairobi, ZanzibarRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Tukabyine

    The Elegant, most beautiful, sexy and gorgeous Jean d' Arc Butera alias Knowless jets off again to Zanzibar, Kenya to expand her music business and shoot a new video.


  10. Ugandan killed in attack on UN in SomaliaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | New Vision

    A Ugandan was among those killed in a suicide bomb attack on a UN vehicle in Garowe, Northern Somalia on Monday. Brenda Kyeyune perished with 3 other UNICEF colleagues as they were being transported in a van from a guest house where they were staying to the UNICEF office.


  11. International Leader Unites Ministers and Believers Across the GlobeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | PRWeb

    'Spiritus Sanctus' will help stir up that Holy Spirit gift in you, stir up your anointing, and stir up your zeal with knowledge to work for the Lord. Jesus said if a leader does not have a vision, he is a blind leader, and if the blind leads the blind, both will fall and perish.


  12. Ugandan official killed by Shebab in SomaliaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    One Ugandan is said to have been killed in Monday's Shabab attack on a UN bus in Garowe, Somalia. United Nations Children's Fund Communication Specialist Catherine Ntabadde confirmed on Tuesday that Brenda Kyeyune, a Ugandan national, working in the Fund's communication department was among seven people killed in the attack when Shebab set off a huge bomb which ripped through a staff bus in the northeastern town of Garowe.


  13. Kenya: Bypass Eases Nairobi Traffic CongestionRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago |

    The opening of the Southern By-pass has eased traffic on Mombasa Road, Waiyaki Way and other Southern and Western parts of Nairobi. The road had been closed for two weeks to allow completion of construction on the section between Ole Sereni Hotel and Uhuru Gardens.


  14. Kenya: Low Turnout in Police RecruitmentRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago |

    Many candidates who sat for their KCSE exam in 2014 were turned away because they presented result slips instead of original certificates as required. Those who failed to prove that they came from the regions were also turned away, as several candidates who were selected in last year's cancelled hiring also turned up for the recruitment.


  15. BANGKOK: Two Thai hotel chains strengthen presence in AfricaRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Asia News Network

    Minor Hotel Group and Dusit International have increased their presence in Africa, aiming to prove that they are ready to spread their wings into any territory. After the launch of the Dusit Thani LakeView Cairo in Egypt in 2009, Dusit International last month held the grand opening for its dusitD2 Nairobi in Kenya.


  16. Kristin Davis discusses her new documentary, 'Gardeners of Eden'.Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago |

    Kristin Davis , philanthropist, film-maker, and actress takes some time out from the rigors of Hollywood to discuss her heartfelt and insightful documentary, . This film is a riveting and heartbreaking inside look of the operations of Kenya's David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust in their quest to save elephants from extinction.


  17. Mixed reaction over Kenya's move to repatriate Somali refugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Daily Times

    GARISSA: The safety of the close to 350,000 Somali refugees at the Dadaab camp in northeast Kenya has been of the major concern for UNHCR and other individuals opposed to Kenya's forceful repatriation following raging attacks by Somali radical group Al-Shabaab. The UN refugee agency, which said it has not received formal request from Kenya, insists that large-scale returns are not possible as many of the refugees are scared of going back to their motherland due to security concerns.


  18. Man Sees Girl's Woeful Shoes, Invents Incredible PairRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WLLR-FM Davenport

    ... them don't have shoes, Mashable reports. That struck Kenton Lee, 30, when he was working at an orphanage in Nairobi, Kenya. "Wouldn't it be great if there was a shoe that could adjust and expand - so that kids always had a pair of shoes that fit?'" ... 2 comments

  19. Expanding kicks could help 300M kids who don't have footwearRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago |

    ... them don't have shoes, Mashable reports. That struck Kenton Lee, 30, when he was working at an orphanage in Nairobi, Kenya. "Wouldn't it be great if there was a shoe that could adjust and expand - so that kids always had a pair of shoes that fit?'" ...


  20. Jihadists hope to stir Muslim-Christian divisions in Kenya, Islamic leader warnsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Catholic World News

    The jihadist warriors of Al Shabaab are hoping "to spark a religious conflict in Kenya between Christians and Muslims," a Kenyan Muslim leader told an audience in Nairobi. Al Shabaab, a terrorist group that is most active in Somalia, has claimed responsibility for a series of attacks inside Kenya in recent months.