Nairobi, Kenya Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. 29 news snippets you may have missedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | York Press

    The reunion, organised by Wendy Wootton and friends Sharon Clothier, Pearl Jenkins, Julie Wilson and Mandy Yates, took place on Friday, October 24 at the St Clement Working Men's Club. Wendy has thanked everyone who attended and said: "There were some people I hadn't seen since school, and it was a really lovely bunch of people."

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  2. 29 news snippets you may have missedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | York Press

    The reunion, organised by Wendy Wootton and friends Sharon Clothier, Pearl Jenkins, Julie Wilson and Mandy Yates, took place on Friday, October 24 at the St Clement Working Men's Club. Wendy has thanked everyone who attended and said: "There were some people I hadn't seen since school, and it was a really lovely bunch of people."

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  3. Negotiations with Boko Haram a farce, says Catholic priestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    NAIROBI, Kenya While the Nigerian government negotiates with the Islamic militant group Boko Haram for the release of 200 abducted schoolgirls, some church leaders in the country's conflict-ridden north are expressing doubts about any impending resolution. Nearly two weeks ago, the government announced a cease-fire with the militants.

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  4. GRFA: Biofuels Help Support Rural AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Domestic Fuel

    In this edition of the Ethanol Report, Renewable Fuels Association president and CEO Bob Dinneen talks about the new "RFA Advocacy" mobile app. The first African Sustainable Transport Forum is taking place this week in Nairobi, Kenya and the Global Renewable Fuels Alliance called on forum attendees to adopt biofuel friendly policies and regulations that would kick-start the increased use of sustainable biofuels in Africa's transport sector.

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  5. Ebola fears ripple across continent to hurt east African tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Reuters

    East Africa's Serengeti and Maasai Mara safari parks are as far if not further from the Ebola outbreak in the west of the continent than much of Europe which supplies the tourists, but you'd hardly guess that from the slump in bookings. In Tanzania and Kenya, tour operators say tented camps and luxury lodges where lion and elephant saunter past are surviving on visitors who have not yet written off the whole continent because of an outbreak that struck 5,000 km away.

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  6. 40,000 Kenyans accuse Britain of abuse and torture in second Mau Mau law suitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Russia Taday

    Former Kenya Mau Mau freedom fighters Keiru Kioge, 84, and Thungu Githogo, 70, gather to witness the official unveiling of a bronze statue monument of their hero Dedan Kimathi in Nairobi February 18, 2007. Over 41,000 Kenyans have waged an attempt to sue the British government for compensation, alleging maltreatment and physical abuse during a Mau Mau uprising in the 1950s against UK colonial rule.

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  7. Disasters Emergency Committee makes appeal in response to EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Mail

    ... a woman and her child prior to their Ebola screening as they arrive at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi, Kenya. The DEC, made up of 13 of the UK's major aid charities, said the crisis is threatening to become 'a humanitarian ...

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  8. UPDATE 1-Kenyan shilling weakens as bond impact fizzles, stocks riseRead the original story

    Wednesday | Reuters

    The local currency of East Africa's biggest economy closed at 89.30/40 to the dollar, from Tuesday's close of 89.25/35. The shilling had firmed on Tuesday, supported by this week's announcement of a new sale of a 12-year government bond that attracted hard currency from offshore investors, traders said.

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  9. War on hooliganism: GorMahia fined, to play season Enders behind closed doorsRead the original story

    Wednesday | Umupira

    GorMahia fans ran for cover during the team's chaotic Kenya Premier League match against Sofapaka FC at Kenyatta Stadium in Machakos Kenyan Premier League champions GorMahia and Sofapaka have been fined Sh500, 000 and Sh300, 000 respectively for Sunday's fracas that marred their ill-tempered clash at the Kenyatta Stadium in Machakos. K'Ogalo has also been ordered to play its remaining two league matches against Muhoroni Youth and Ushuru FC behind closed doors.

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  10. Peace Academy conducts regional course on child protectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Uburenganzira

    ... ya, Somalia, Sudan, Uganda and Rwanda the Host nation as well as three officials from the EASF Secretariat in Nairobi, Kenya.

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  11. Full house for the Johannesburg edition of the 2014 Integrated Marketing Communication ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Bizcommunity

    "Attending the 2014 IMC conference in Johannesburg is probably the best decision I've made all year. A professionally crafted event with insightful and stimulating speakers and content.

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  12. PM Rugunda lauds Canada for antiterrorism supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Monitor

    ... the remarks on Tuesday while receiving the Canadian High Commissioner to Uganda, David Angell who is based in Nairobi, Kenya. During the meeting at his office, the premier also hailed Canada for its cordial relationship with Uganda since 1962. ...

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  13. Kenya: NTSA Nairobi Speed Limit Challenged in CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | AllAfrica.com

    The Law Society of Kenya has moved to court to challenge the new 50kph speed limit rule introduced by the National Transport and Safety Authority. The lawyers want NTSA, the traffic commandant and Transport Cabinet Secretary Michael Kamau stopped from "harassing motorists" on allegations of violating speed limits.

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  14. Kenya: Decision On Sh4 Billion KittyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | AllAfrica.com

    THE Nairobi minority leader Abdi Guyo yesterday tabled a motion to rescind a decision allowing Governor Evans Kidero's administration to borrow Sh4 billion for monthly expenses.

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  15. Kenya: Kidero's Plan to Ease City TrafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | AllAfrica.com

    The next road will run through Simba line in Bomas all the way to Ruiru and will be funded by Africa Development Bank, he said at City Hall. The last road will start from Nyati line in Balozi and end at Imara.

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  16. Kenya: Matatu Groups Fault Cashless Fares RolloutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | AllAfrica.com

    Chairman Dickson Mbugua urged the government to handle the paperless fare transaction carefully. He said there is a need to state roles of technology providers and banks systems.

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  17. Kenyan league champions punished for crowd troubleRead the original story

    Tuesday | Xinhuanet

    Kenya's defending football champions Gor Mahia were ordered on Tuesday to play their last two top flight league fixtures behind closed doors and fined about 5,600 U.S. dollars for acts of hooliganism that erupted after losing to closest challengers Sofapaka 3-2 on Sunday. Football Kenya Federation further directed the nation's most supported club to identify their steward who entered the field of play and was caught on television cameras punching Sofapaka goalkeeper, David Owino to the ground in the emotional match halted thrice by referee Nasur Doka or face further sanctions.

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  18. One killed, 8 injured as S. Sudanese refugees clash in KenyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | In-depth Africa

    October 27, 2014 At least one person was reportedly killed and more than eight other seriously injured when South Sudanese rival communities clashed on Sunday at Kakuma refugee in western Kenya. Sources said the clashes between Nuer and Dinka communities, the largest and belligerent ethnic groups in South Sudan, occurred when a 9-year old Nuer girl-child was allegedly raped by a Dinka man, leaving her in critical condition.

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  19. Rugunda salutes Canada for fight against terrorism...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | New Vision

    PRIME Minister Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda has commended the government of Canada for support and partnership with Uganda and her neighbours in the fight against terrorism. He made the remarks on Tuesday while receiving the Canadian High Commissioner to Uganda, David Angell who is based in Nairobi, Kenya.

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  20. Biofuels Help Boost Sustainable Transport and Support Rural Development in Africa: GRFARead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 28 | PressReleasePoint

    Today, as the first African Sustainable Transport Forum gets under way in Nairobi, Kenya, the Global Renewable Fuels Alliance called on forum attendees to adopt biofuels friendly policies and regulations that would kick-start the increased use of sustainable biofuels in Africa's transport sector. "This Forum is an opportunity that should be grasped by Africa to take a vital step towards more sustainable transportation options.

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