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  1. Global Business of Secondhand Clothes Thrives in KenyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Big News Network.com

    ... of miles to another continent, occasionally in such pristine condition that an original price tag is still attached. Kenya imports about 100,000 tons of secondhand clothes a year, providing the government revenues from customs duties and creating ...

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  2. Major airlines say Ebola not affecting bookingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... a senior manager in overseas relief and reconstruction development, will fly to Amsterdam en route to Nairobi, Kenya. That will put him as close to Ebola-ridden West Africa as Washington, D.C., is to Los Angeles. Without ignoring the slight risk of ...

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  3. Doctors call on Kenya to increase efforts to tackle EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Daily Times

    NAIROBI: Kenyan doctors have called on the government to increase its level of preparedness to deal with the Ebola virus, which has claimed more than 4,000 lives in West Africa. The Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentist Union told a news conference in Nairobi that the government should put adequate measures in place to ensure the safety of the doctors and the public in case the hemorrhagic fever is detected in the country.

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  4. Global Business of Secondhand Clothes Thrives in KenyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Voice of America

    ... of miles to another continent, occasionally in such pristine condition that an original price tag is still attached. Kenya imports about 100,000 tons of secondhand clothes a year, providing the government revenues from customs duties and creating ...

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  5. Abducted Nigerian schoolgirls to be returned as part of ceasefire: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | New York Daily News

    ... a protest against the kidnapping of the Nigerian school girls by Islamist militant group Boko Haram, in Nairobi, Kenya. "They've assured us they have the girls and they will release them," Nigeria's chief of defense staff, Alex Badeh, was quoted as ...

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  6. Ebola Is Not the Only Story About Africa: An African Technological RenaissanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Switched

    ... to appear ion international markets. For instance, BRCK (for whom I work), a hardware company based in Nairobi, Kenya that creates tools for a more reliable Internet, was listed on CNN's top 10 startups of 2014 (the only non-American company). BRCK ...

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  7. Indian naval ships on East Africa deploymentRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Nerve News

    New Delhi/Nairobi, Oct 17 - Four Indian naval ships are on a two month long overseas deployment to East Africa and the Indian Ocean Region on a goodwill visit to enhance bilateral relations, a statement said Friday. Indian naval ships INS Mumbai, INS Talwar, INS Jamuna and INS Deepak are on a two-month long overseas deployment to East Africa and the Indian Ocean Region under the command of Flag Officer Commanding, Western Fleet, said statement from the Indian High Commission in Kenya.

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  8. Iran and Sudan Owe Bombing Victims $622MRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Courthouse News Service

    The Republics of Iran and Sudan must pay $622 million in damages to victims of the August 1998 embassy bombings that killed hundreds of people, a federal judge ruled. The suicide truck bombings took place simultaneously at the American embassies in Nairobi, Kenya and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

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  9. Exercise Askari Storm: Watch The Welsh Guards' gruelling training exercise in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | IcNetwork

    In the fifth of a series of articles for WalesOnline, Liz Day speaks to Welsh soldiers about digging trenches, firing rifles and avoiding scorpions More than 6,000 miles away from home, the Welsh Guards have been training in Kenya, facing dangerous wildlife, scorching heat and difficult terrain. Three hours north of the capital Nairobi and at the foot of the country's highest mountain, 800 soldiers have been taking part in a six-week training exercise Askari Storm.

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  10. IFAW partner Interpol on the hunt for suspected Kenyan ivory smugglerRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Sys-Con Media

    Just this week, they issued a red notice alert - similar to an international arrest warrant - for suspected Kenyan ivory trafficker issued a warrant for his arrest in connection with a seizure in Mombasa including 228 tusks and 74 ivory pieces with a total weight of more than two tonnes. escaped arrest and has been a fugitive ever since.

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  11. The 'Mandela of Kenya' to speak at COARead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Bangor Daily News

    The "Nelson Mandela of Kenya" will offer his perspective on the struggle for democracy in Africa at the next Human Ecology Forum at College of the Atlantic. Peter Anyang Nyong'o will present "The Struggle for Democracy and the Political Economy of Development in Africa," 4:10 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 21, in Gates Auditorium at College of the Atlantic.

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  12. Live in the D: Mission of hope in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | ClickOnDetroit

    YOU ARE WATCHING "LIVE IN THE D". NOW SOMETHING WE'RE LOOKING FORWARD TO BRINGING YOU A SPECIAL MISSION OF HOPE IN KENYA, AFRICA.

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  13. Week in pictures: 11-17 October 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | BBC News

    Russian President Vladimir Putin stressed Russia's support for Serbia on a visit to Belgrade for its first military parade in decades. The country was marking 70 years since Soviet troops helped liberate Belgrade from Nazi occupation.

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  14. Kenya: Govt to Lose Sh4 Billion in EU Export DutiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | AllAfrica.com

    Fresh produce exporters to the European Union will still lose up to Sh4.02 billion in import duty even after the long awaited trade pact with EAC was finally signed on Tuesday. Foreign Affairs and International Trade PS Karanja Kibicho yesterday estimated that an average Sh670 million a month will be incurred for the next four to six months - the time it will likely take before Kenya is removed from the General System of Preference to the preferential duty-free, quota-free access to the EU market.

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  15. ...African Nations Containing Ebola by Closing Borders...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Breitbart.com

    ... SOS , have closed their borders to those from nations ravaged by Ebola and instituted various "entry restrictions": Kenya on 10 October announced that it had closed the Suam border crossing (Trans-Nzoia county) with Uganda due to reports of an ...

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  16. Taskforce Charged with Taming Kenya's Public ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Voice of America

    The past several years have devastated Kenyan tourism, as bombings, kidnappings and political unrest have conspired to scare foreign holiday makers away. But the Tourism Recovery Taskforce is on a mission to boost one of the country's most lucrative industries by convincing foreigners that Kenya is not as scary as it sounds.

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  17. Support orphans in Kenya at fundraiser in BreckenridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | The Summit Daily News

    All proceeds of a fundraiser on Thursday, Oct. 23, at Downstairs at Eric's in Breckenridge will go to Someone A World Away , a nonprofit organization started by Eric's server Cara Lawler. The organization provides support to the El Shadai Grace Children's Centre in Nairobi, Kenya.

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  18. S. Sudanese rebel leader in Nairobi for talks with Kenyan presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    Former South Sudan's vice-president, Riek Machar, who leads the opposition faction of the Sudan Peoples' Liberation Movement is in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi, to meet president Uhuru Kenyatta. South Sudanese rebel leader Riek Machar gives a press conference in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, on 12 May 2014 The rebel leader's spokesperson, James Gatdet Dak, confirmed to Sudan Tribune that Machar accompanied by a number of senior members of his opposition faction arrived on Friday.

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  19. Kenyan Students' Musical U.S. Tour Raises Money for University, VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Kansas City InfoZine

    By Rocky Asutsa - From singing on the steps of the Metropolitan Museum of Art and riding the subway to recording a program for a Chicago radio station, Kenya's Afrizo singing group is on a tour like no other. New York, NY - infoZine - Afrizo, which means from the African zone, is on a nine-week tour of the U.S. to raise funds for needy students at the university.

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  20. .com | Kenya dismisses Catholic fears over tetanus vaccineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | News24

    Kenya on Friday said a tetanus vaccination campaign was entirely safe and would save children's lives, dismissing claims by the country's Roman Catholic church it makes women infertile. "The tetanus vaccine is safe," medical services chief Nicholas Muraguri said in a statement, warning of the risk of skipping the injection and calling tetanus a "silent killer".

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