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  1. Round the RuralsRead the original story

    Wednesday | Mearns Today

    ... and introduced the speaker, Mr David McDonald, who gave a very interesting talk and slide show on volunteering in Kenya. He visited Kenya last year along with other local Rotarians and spent time at Nyumbani, which means 'home' and is based in ...

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  2. Canon partners with Mathare Foundation to nurture photography skills among disadvantaged youthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Al Bawaba

    Canon Middle East, a world leader in imaging solutions, has partnered with the Mathare Foundation in Nairobi, Kenya in support of the "Silent Stories" photography project aimed at nurturing the photography skills of youth based in East Africa. The Mathare Foundation is a community based organization established to train and create opportunities for children and youths in photography, performing arts and football, while also enhancing leadership skills through their 40 committed and passionate trainees.

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  3. The African restaurants springing up in Hong KongRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | South China Morning Post

    "YOU'RE WASTING YOUR time," the barber in Mirador Mansions says, shaking his head, as I ask for help. "You'll never get into those places.

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  4. The sad story of Africaa s most prestigious prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    This week, the Mo Ibrahim Foundation named outgoing Namibian President Hifikepunye Pohamba as winner of the prestigious 2014 Ibrahim Prize for Achievement in African Leadership . "During the decade of his Presidential mandate, he demonstrated sound and wise leadership," Salim Ahmed Salim, the chairman of the prize committee, said at a Nairobi, Kenya, press conference.

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  5. Kenya: Kenya to Burn All Ivory Stockpiles This Year - UhuruRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | AllAfrica.com

    President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday called for a collective approach from all stakeholders in fighting the poaching menace in Kenya and the African continent. President Kenyatta who spoke at the Nairobi National Park where he set ablaze 15 tons of ivory, said the government will burn all illegal ivory stockpiles in the course of the year.

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  6. Kenya: New Listings Expected At GEMS Segment At BourseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | AllAfrica.com

    ... million (US$5 million) through a private placement to investors after issuing 39 million shares offered solely in Kenya. "We are also going to see new products launched in the derivatives market and the Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITS) market ...

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  7. GroupM Launches MEC, MediaCom and Mindshare Agencies in Sub-Saharan AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Ad Operations Online

    LONDON & NAIROBI, Kenya - GroupM announced the launch of its MEC, MediaCom and Mindshare media agencies in sub-Saharan Africa, supplementing GroupM's existing offering in South Africa and Northern Africa and strengthening its position as the global leader in media investment management. This development follows the lead of GroupM parent company WPP, which last year increased its stake to a controlling interest in Scangroup, the leading advertising and communication services group in East Africa.

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  8. Radio Curious: A Contemporary Black Woman's History, Segment 1Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | A-Infos Radio Project

    The experience of immigrating, at age 13, to America from Nairobi, Kenya, and bringing the traditional roots of her ancestors' lives from the remote village of the Meru people of northeast Kenya, are the stories told in this edition of Radio Curious by our guest Brenda Mbaabu. She shares her tribal legends, family background, and her experiences in the United States.

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  9. A bull Elephant forrages in Ol Jogi rhino sanctuary, in Nairobi.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Thanh Nein News

    ... are killed for their horns, which are ground into powder and sold as a putative cancer cure in Vietnam and China. Kenya on Tuesday burned 15 metric tons of elephant ivory and rhino horns as part of efforts to curb poaching, the Kenya Wildlife ...

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  10. Uganda could lose market as Kenya's maize project takes offRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Monitor

    A shortage of about 10 million bags is forecast just before the next harvest despite Kenyan government officials insisting there is enough supply of the staple crop Uganda's long-held dominance of the Kenyan market with maize as one of the main non-traditional exports lies in balance come 2017, when Galana-Kulalu irrigation scheme starts production. The KShs400b scheme under the Galana-Kulalu Food Security Project , a public-private partnership between Kenya and Israeli companies.

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  11. Kenya burns 15 tonnes of ivory to deter elephant poachersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Sydney Morning Herald

    A Kenya Wildlife Services officer stands near a burning pile of 15 tonnes of elephant ivory seized in Kenya. Nairobi: Kenya has burned 15 tonnes of elephant tusks and rhino horns as part of efforts to curb poaching of the mammals in the East African country.

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  12. Kenya torches 15 tonnes of illegal ivory in anti-poaching fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | ABC News

    Kenya has burnt 15 tonnes of ivory and promised to destroy all of its stockpile this year in the latest step in its campaign against elephant poaching. Poaching has surged in the past few years across sub-Saharan Africa, where gangs kill elephants and rhinos to feed Asian demand for ivory and horns for use in folk medicines.

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  13. Amref Health Africa Expands Facilities to Train Health Workers -...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | PressReleasePoint

    Kenya's Cabinet Mr James Macharia yesterday opened a newly constructed Annex at the Amref Health Africa Training Centre and Headquarters in Nairobi that will expand the organisation's capacity to train health workers from across the continent. The new building, funded by USAID's American Schools and Hospitals Abroad programme at US$400,000, has a capacity of 215 students, as well as information and communications technology to support eLearning and mLearning.

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  14. Day in Photos: Chile Volcano Erupts, India Celebrates Holi, Netanyahu Addresses CongressRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | US News & World Report

    ... as 15 tons of elephant tusks are set on fire during an anti-poaching ceremony at Nairobi National Park in Nairobi, Kenya. Relatives and friends pay their last respects at the coffin of Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov during a farewell ...

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  15. Democrats Invoke Terrorists Crossing The Border In Robocall On Homeland Security FundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | ThinkProgress

    ... immigrants with connections to al-Shabab, the terrorist group that targeted the Westgate shopping mall in Nairobi, Kenya and another terrorist group known as Al-Itihaad al-Islamiya. The report also mentioned the arrest of high-profile cartel leaders ...

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  16. President Uhuru Kenyatta Of Kenya Burns 15 Tonnes Of Elephant IvoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Forbes.com

    I previously worked as a reporter for Business Daily, Kenya's largest business newspaper. Now I travel across Africa, helping FORBES track the richest people on the continent and telling their stories.

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  17. Kenya burns 15 tonnes of ivory in anti-poaching fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | CNews

    Kenya burnt 15 tonnes of ivory on Tuesday and promised to destroy all of its stockpile this year, the latest step in its campaign against elephant poaching. Poaching has surged in the last few years across sub-Saharan Africa, where gangs kill elephants and rhinos to feed Asian demand for ivory and horns for use in folk medicines.

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  18. Kenya torches 15-tonne ivory stockpile...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | New Vision

    A KWS officer stands near a burning pile of 15 tonnes of elephant ivory seized in Kenya at Nairobi National Park on March 3, 2015. AFP Photo KENYAN President Uhuru Kenyatta set fire to a giant pile of 15 tonnes of elephant ivory Tuesday, vowing to destroy the country's entire stockpile of illegal tusks by the year's end.

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  19. Kenya destroys 15 tons of ivory taken from poachersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Deseret News

    A ranger from the Kenya Wildlife Service walks past 15 tons of elephant tusks which were set on fire, during an anti-poaching ceremony at Nairobi National Park in Nairobi, Kenya Tuesday, March 3, 2015. Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta set fire to the elephant ivory during World Wildlife Day to discourage poaching, saying that 25 years after the historic banning of the ivory trade, new demand from emerging markets is threatening Africa's elephants and rhinos.

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  20. Helping Hand: School pupils in Kenya enjoying their first ever cricket lesson.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Milford Mercury

    ... scheme to try and ensure that such old kit is put to extremely good use. Former Llechryd player Jim worked in Nairobi, Kenya from 1996-98 after taking a job as a cricket development officer. Here, he oversaw the progression of hundreds of players ...

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