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  1. Men take on babysitting role as wives sit tests...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | New Vision

    SILENCE, tension and anxiety engulfed Namboole Stadium main hall as over 2000 people, who turned up for job interviews at the Ministry of Health, sat for interviews. The turn-up was overwhelming and the competition tight since the 2000 are competing for 219 job slots, which were recently advertised by the Health Service Commission.


  2. Outrage Over 'Rape Culture' Among Kenyan LawmakersRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Big News

    A Kenyan member of parliament is under investigation for allegedly raping a woman in his Nairobi office. The alleged incident is the latest in a string of sexual offenses involving Kenyan lawmakers.


  3. Uganda Police, US Embassy Warn of Possible AttacksRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Big News

    ... in July of 2010. The al-Qaida-linked group also claimed the 2013 assault on the Westgate shopping mall in Nairobi, Kenya. The U.S. embassy issued warnings about a possible al-Shabab attack in Kampala last September, but later said measures by the ...


  4. Guided Therapeutics' (GTHP) CEO Gene Cartwright on Q4 2014 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Good day and welcome to the Guided Therapeutics Incorporated Fourth Quarter 2014 Conference Call. Today's conference is being recorded.


  5. South Bay designer Stephen Jones creates intimate, social spacesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Press-Telegram

    ... also helping oversee finishing touches on Greenleaf Chop Shop in Hollywood and four Java House franchises in Nairobi, Kenya; developing an artisan pizza concept in Kenya; and rebranding for La Brea Bakery as well as the Japanese franchise called ...


  6. Happy Birthday, Richard DawkinsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Ukiah Blog Live

    On this date in 1941, evolutionary biologist and freethought champion Richard Dawkins was born in Nairobi. His father had moved to Kenya from England during the Second World War to join the Allied Forces and the family returned to England in 1949.


  7. Kenya: Investing in Water Yields 400 Percent BenefitRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    The World Health Organisation says for every 5 spent on water and sanitation, the community receives 20 worth of benefit. This is a timely reminder to Kenya, three days after World Water Day.


  8. African mountain atlas could aid disaster planningRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | SciDev.Net

    The Africa mountains atlas was launched during the 15th African Ministerial Conference on the Environment in Cairo, Egypt, on 2-6 March. It includes satellite data from 53 countries along with examples of successful initiatives to harness the ecosystems provided by the mountains and plan for potential disasters .


  9. Kenya's president promises to fight graft, critics doubtfulRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | AlertNet

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  10. IS Likely Trying to Add Al-Shabab to Its RanksRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Voice of America

    ... intelligence and security wing who also helped plan the deadly 2013 attack on the Westgate shopping mall in Nairobi, Kenya. "All these attacks, all these assassinations of the known al-Shabab leaders, have just given a chance to some junior officers ...


  11. Help Wanted: Jobs on Patch in and near NorwalkRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    Find a part- or full-time job on Patch, from receptionist to accounting, clerical, sales or managerial; with listings from U.S. Chemicals - Darien, CTDarien, CT.


  12. .com | 'Racist' Chinese restaurant owner chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | News24

    The manager of a Chinese restaurant in Kenya at the centre of racism storm was charged Thursday with not having a work permit and operating without a licence, prosecutors said. The restaurant was shut down by the authorities in the capital Nairobi after it emerged it was barring black patrons after 17:00, prompting a public outcry.


  13. Life-changing Kenyan experience for Crossflatts Primary teacher Richard AtkinsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    Richard Atkins, of Crossflatts Primary School, spent eight days in Kenya during half-term as part of a school leadership scheme. "It really was life-changing," he said.


  14. 'No blacks' Chinese restaurant shut down in KenyaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    The man who murdered everybody aboard Flight 4U9525: Screams as passengers realized in final seconds co-pilot was deliberately flying them into mountain after locking captain out of cockpit Revealed: Killer co-pilot Andreas Lubitz had to STOP his training in 2008 because he was depressed and suffering 'burnout' Pictured: Seven-month-old British boy who is flight 4U 9525's youngest victim cuddles his mother who was also killed in crash How Germanwings co-pilot Lubitz locked his colleague out of the cockpit: The post 9/11 safety system that led to disaster Is this the real-life Gone Girl? California physio goes into hiding after FBI rules she and her boyfriend staged 'kidnapping' The last days of Steve Jobs: New biography reveals how ailing Apple CEO invited his successor Tim Cook to watch a sappy football film the week before he died 'Deserter' Bowe Bergdahl speaks out for the first time ... (more)


  15. Kenya police officer shot in possible Islamist revenge attackRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Reuters

    A senior officer with Kenya's counter-terrorism police unit was shot dead by gunmen on Thursday in the port city of Mombasa, in what police said could be revenge for a crackdown on attempts by the Somali al Shabaab militant group to recruit young men. Kenya is contributing troops to an African Union force in neighbouring Somalia to push back the militants responsible for a string of attacks, including the killing of 67 people in the 2013 siege on Nairobi's Westgate mall.


  16. #IDefineMeRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Amnesty International

    Kenya hosts hundreds of thousands of people who have fled neighbouring countries. The government has long seen refugees as a possible national security threat, feeding a long-standing history of prejudice and xenophobia against the Somali community.


  17. In Kenya, Catholic Nuns Train Women To Be Local Peacemakers In The Midst Of TensionsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Switched

    In Kenya, tribal tensions simmer just below the surface of every conflict. In December 2007, this tension exploded after a viciously contested election plunged Kenya into a three-month-long bloodbath of tribal conflict.


  18. Transportation in Kenya - New Market ReportRead the original story

    11 hrs ago |

    The transportation industry in Kenya has been heavily influenced by the threat of terrorism and the shifting preferences of European visitors as a result of the economic crisis. As a result, Kenya and other African countries increasingly look to Eastern countries for growth.


  19. US warns of terror attack in UgandaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    The United States embassy in Uganda issued an emergency warning to its nationals on Wednesday, saying a terrorist attack may take place soon in the capital Kampala. "The US embassy has received information of possible terrorist threats to locations where Westerners, including US citizens, congregate in Kampala, and that an attack may take place soon," the embassy said.


  20. Kenyan takes over CEO role at pension regulatorRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    KAMPALA . Mr David Nyakundi Bonyi, 53, has been appointed the first chief executive officer of the Uganda Retirement Benefits Authority since 2012 when the authority was set up.