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1 hr ago | The China Post

Kenyan commandos on the frontline of a poaching war

With camouflage uniforms, assault rifles, night vision goggles, thermal imaging devices and radios, wildlife rangers in Kenya's Ol Jogi rhino sanctuary prepare for night patrol in the "war" against poaching.

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5 hrs ago | AVHerald

Safari Express F27 at Serengeti on Aug 31st 2014, missing aircraft found crashed

A Safari Express Cargo Fokker 27-500 Friendship, registration 5Y-SXP performing a cargo flight from Mwanza to Nairobi with 3 crew, had just reached cruising level 140 following departure at 19:26L when radio contact with the aircraft was lost and a search for the aircraft was being initiated.

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8 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

World Bank Body Eyes More Deals in Kenya

Miga is the political risk insurance and credit enhancement guarantee arm. Transport infrastructure and agribusiness form government's priority investment areas as it seeks to achieve a stubbornly elusive double-digit growth by 2017, and are set to continually receive tens of billions of shillings annually under the public private partnership model ... (more)

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8 hrs ago | IRIN

Red Cross to Kenyatta: send troops to quell clan clashes

Frustrated by a resurgence of intercommunal conflict, Kenya's top humanitarian official has called on President Uhuru Kenyatta to make good on a threat to deploy the army in perennially restive areas in the country's northeast.

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8 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Kenya: Nyeri Tea Farmers to Receive Lower Bonus

NYERI tea farmers will receive a lower tea bonus than last year. The Kenya Tea Development Authority board chairman Peter Kanyago said poor market prices affected all crops, including tea.

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12 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Kenya: Passengers Feared Dead After Boat Overturns in River Nzoia

A passenger boat with 20 passengers on board capsized at Narera crossing point in River Nzoia at around 1pm on Saturday leaving scores of people dead.

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12 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Kenya: ODM Faces Cash Crisis As MPs Fail to Contribute

CLOSE allies of ODM leader Raila Odinga are among a number of tight-fisted legislators owing the party Sh10.6 million in unpaid annual membership fees -- at a time when the party most needs loyalists who pay their dues.

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12 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Kenya: Jevic Blames Exporter in Radioactive Cars Saga

THE Japan Export Vehicle Inspection Centre has dismissed claims that it permitted the recently re-shipped containerized radioactive used vehicles, to be imported into the country.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

New Vision

Mwinyi finishes the 5 km cancer run

By Silvano Kibuuka Retired Tanzanian President Ali Hassan Mwinyi Sunday morning was chief runner of the 3rd Cancer run in Kampala where the Rotary Club of Uganda managed to collect over sh300m.

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Vanguard

African extremists: Islamic State offers grim inspiration

Amid fears Islamic State fighters are inspiring jihadists outside the Middle East, analysts warn it has emboldened extremists in Africa operating in voids left by weak governments and rampant corruption.

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Ghanamma.com

Anti-Terrorism: Jonathan, African Leaders To Meet In Kenya Monday

President Goodluck Jonathan will travel to Nairobi, the Kenyan capital Monday to participate in a meeting of the African Union's Peace and Security Council scheduled to hold in the East African country on Tuesday.

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In-depth Africa

Jonathan to attend anti- terror meeting in Kenya

President Goodluck Jonathan will travel to Nairobi Monday to participate in a meeting of the African Union's Peace and Security Council scheduled to hold in the Kenyan capital on Tuesday.

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Ghanamma.com

Jonathan, African Leaders To Meet In Kenya On Joint Action Against Terrorism

President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan will join other African leaders in Nairobi, Kenya's capital city on Monday, to participate in a meeting of the African Union's Peace and Security Council slated for Tuesday.

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AllAfrica.com

Kenya: Five ODM MPs Launch Okoa Kenya Drive in Kisumu

FIVE Cord MPs from Nyanza Friday kicked off the hunt for referendum signatures as they officially launched Okoa Kenya initiative in Kisumu.

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Basketball in Africa

UGANDA : All-Ugandan final possible at Zone V

Falcons , Lady Bucks and Warriors remain the only three Ugandan sides to features in the Fiba Africa Zone V Basketball Club Championship.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Daily Monitor

A Ugandan middle class is nothing but a fallacy

Some of us who know Africa well know that it is not yet Uhuru . There is no African Renaissance and Africa is not an emerging market Last weekend, Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta was in Kampala to give a pep talk to Ugandan and East African youth on career, employment prospects and the great opportunities that the East African Community could offer ... (more)

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The Globe and Mail

High stakes for high reward? Real estate funds come to Africa

A view of a section of Nakumatt's shopping hall in an upper-market area of Nairobi January 5, 2011.

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AllAfrica.com

Kenya: KWAL Privatisation Process Concludes

The privatisation of Kenya Wine Agencies Limited has finally come to conclusion with the sale of Industrial and Commercial Development Corporation 26 percent stake to South Africa wines, spirit and brandies firm, Distell Group.

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AllAfrica.com

Kenya: 22 Firms From Norway to Invest in Kenya

Twenty two companies from Norway are set to invest in Kenya after having identified projects and opportunities in the country.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Kinston Free Press

Minister column: The ride of my life

I was charging up the A109 Highway at dusk on the return leg of a Nairobi-Iveti Highland run.

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