Nairobi, Kenya Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Africa's Tech EdgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Atlantic

    How the continent's many obstacles, from widespread poverty to failed states, allowed African entrepreneurs to beat the West at reinventing money for the mobile age First World problem: Splitting dinner with friends, we do the dance of the seven credit cards.

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  2. Uganda, Tanzania Boost Hotelier TPS' 2013 ProfitRead the original story

    Wednesday | Airwise

    Kenyan hotelier TPS Eastern Africa has posted a 35 percent jump in pretax profit last year to KES973 million shillings .

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  3. Ex housekeeper sues Kenyan diplomat over payRead the original story

    Wednesday | My Mother Lode

    A former housekeeper sued a Kenyan consular official this week alleging she took her passport, told her not to leave the house without permission and paid her a fraction of what she was promised after bringing her to work in Los Angeles.

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  4. Kenya: Kenya Police Intensify Security CrackdownRead the original story

    Wednesday | AllAfrica.com

    Kenyan police say they have screened more than 1,000 people and are deporting 225 others in ongoing security sweeps targeting illegal immigrants.

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  5. Using video surveillance to measure peoples' hand washing habitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Science Daily

    ... installed in the washing areas outside latrines of four public schools in the sprawling Kibera slum of Nairobi, Kenya. Parents and administrators gave permission for the study, and teachers were informed in advance. Pickering acknowledged that the ...

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  6. AP names Nigeria chief of bureauRead the original story

    Wednesday | KHOU-TV Houston

    ... arrest two years later for her coverage of mass killings by the government. She reported on East Africa from Nairobi, Kenya, for two years before moving to the AP's International Desk in New York City in 1988. The following year she transferred to ...

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  7. Dub-step vioin in the hub with Lindsey StirlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Examiner.com

    Lindsey Stirling is coming to Boston this summer. The dub-step violinist is perhaps most famously known as the "dancing violinist."

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  8. DoD quietly expanding AFRICOM missionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Air Force Times

    ... Al-Shabaab claimed responsibility for last November's attack on a shopping mall in an affluent section of Nairobi, Kenya. Rodriguez said those efforts, coordinating with several African militaries, have successfully diminished the groups' reach and ...

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  9. Wilson Kipsang wins his 2nd London MarathonRead the original story

    Wednesday | WLBT-TV Jackson

    The last of the elite runners to arrive in London but the first over the line, Wilson Kipsang's week of travel chaos had no impact on his marathon running.

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  10. Rape-prevention program cuts sexual assaults in KenyaRead the original story

    Wednesday | Reuters

    Self-defense and empowerment classes designed to arm girls with tools to prevent rape reduced sexual assaults among Kenyan students, a new study shows.

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  11. Kenyan farmers: Insure my cowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Economist

    AS WELL as a cheque for $700, a knowing look passed between Hassan Bashir and Bashir Mohamed, his 80-year-old father.

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  12. Kenya Police Intensify Security CrackdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Voice of America

    A detained Somali woman has her photograph taken before being fingerprinted and screened at the Kasarani sports stadium, which has been converted into a detention facility to hold those arrested during recent security crackdowns, near Nairobi in Kenya, April 9, 2014.

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  13. How These Creative Condoms Could Help Save LivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ThinkProgress

    That's what the Center for African Studies , an international NGO based in Nairobi, is hoping.

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  14. Kenya: NSE Plans to Open Up Share Sale Before JulyRead the original story

    Wednesday | AllAfrica.com

    OPENING up of the Nairobi Securities Exchange ownership to the public looks set to be completed before end of the year.

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  15. Kenya: Sh7 Million Kisumu Artisans' Kitty Record MissingRead the original story

    Wednesday | AllAfrica.com

    THERE are fears that part of the Sh 7.2 million raised by Nairobi Governor Evans Kidero in aid of Kisumu Juakali artisans might have fallen on wrong hands.

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  16. Kenya: Boeing 787 Presents New Challenge to KQRead the original story

    Wednesday | AllAfrica.com

    The acquisition places KQ on the road to modernity, with flight comfort sampled, and assured, on arrival by President Uhuru Kenyatta.

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  17. Kenya: Village Market Embarks On Sh5 Billion UpgradeRead the original story

    Wednesday | AllAfrica.com

    NAIROBI's prime shopping and recreation complex, Village Market, is set to undergo a major redevelopment starting next month after securing a Sh5 billion loan.

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  18. Incidence of rape in Kenya greatly decreased by empowerment programRead the original story

    Wednesday | Medical News Today

    A low-cost empowerment program for adolescent girls in Kenyan slums sharply curtails rape and sexual harassment of these girls, who live in an environment where women have low status and are frequently attacked, a large new study shows.

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  19. Bigger, badder - the challenge of urban disastersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | IRIN

    Responding to the devastation wrought by disasters in cities requires relief workers to adjust to the unique constraints and demands of specific urban settings, experts and aid workers say.

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  20. Animals in the NewsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Encyclopaedia Britannica

    As we've written here , the big cat, extirpated from the region, seems bent on making a return to the increasingly urbanized and developed border zone.

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