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31 min ago | AllAfrica.com

Kenya: Lamu Land Firm Fails to Show Up

A company listed as the owner of a parcel of the controversial Lamu land is yet to record a statement with the CID.

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4 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Kenya: Kisumu Health Interns Strike Over Pay Delay

The Kenya National Union of Nurses Kisumu branch secretary Maurice Odhiambo yesterday said the payment crisis is a national problem.

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8 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Kenya: Nyeri Coffee Farmers to Be Paid Sh53-83 a Kilo, Says Gachagua

"This is a big step since some coffee farmers were paid as low as Sh35 a kilo last year," Gachagua said.

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12 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

Three lions vs crocodile: Starving beasts battle over carcass of dead elephant but who wins?

Animals have a Mexican stand-off after spotting a meaty carcass at the same time before a fight breaks out at the water's edge At first, there appears to be a Mexican stand-off as the two species weigh up their relative strengths and weaknesses.

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12 hrs ago | The Daily Star

Children used as soldiers in South Sudan

NAIROBI, Kenya: The U.N.'s top official for children and armed conflicts says the use of child soldiers and violence against children is commonplace in South Sudan's year of warfare.

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13 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

Kenyan police produce Westgate attackers' weapon in court as evidence

Kenyan police on Wednesday produced a small arsenal of weapons recovered after last year's Nairobi Westgate shopping attack in the ongoing trial of four men accused of helping the gunmen.

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17 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Kenya: Nakumatt to Open 50th Branch in Arusha

Regional retailer, Nakumatt Holdings, will this weekend kick-off a series of consumer reward programmes to celebrate the opening of its 50th branch in Arusha, Tanzania, this Saturday.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Kenya: Govt to Privatise Two Port Berths

The government has announced plans to look for a private company to manage berths 20 and 21 at the port of Mombasa once construction is complete by 2016.

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ITV

Clash of the titans: Lions take on crocodile in epic fight

The video shot by Kai Banks at the Samburu National Reserve shows how a trio of lionesses take on the enormous reptiles on the edge of a sandbank.

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KYTX-TV News

E-readers bring hope to Africa's schools

All farmers need a way to bring their cows in, and a farmer in Peabody is trying something a little different.

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AllAfrica.com

Kenya: Drone Journalism Takes Off

Flying drones are helping journalists in Kenya report on disaster stories by enabling them to film in dangerous or hard-to-access areas.

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AllAfrica.com

Kenya: 1.5 Million Kenyans Facing Starvation Threat

The government says 1.5 million people are facing starvation across the country specifically in arid and semi-arid areas due to low rainfall.

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Newkerala.com

Kenya suspends flights to Ebola-hit nations

The Kenyan government confirmed Tuesday it will suspend flights connecting three Ebola hit West African countries -- Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia -- but it insisted on not undertaking any step to evacuate.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Examiner.com

African elephants: Numbers continue to go down due to poaching

Poaching elephants for their ivory continues to be a big problem, and it's getting worse.

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Mwalimu Sacco taps Equitorial Bank executive for CEO [Business Daily (Kenya)]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) An executive director of Equatorial Commercial Bank , Robert Shibutse, has taken over as chief executive of the giant Mwalimu National Sacco.

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Ngilu appoints 3 directors to housing corporation [Business Daily (Kenya)]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Land secretary Charity Ngilu has appointed three directors to the National Housing Corporation board, less than a month since suspending the State agency's managing director Wachira Njuguna over alleged underperformance.

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The Chronicle-Telegram

100,000 elephants killed in Africa, study finds

NAIROBI, Kenya - Poachers killed an estimated 100,000 elephants across Africa between 2010 and 2012, a huge spike in the continent's death rate of the world's largest mammals because of an increased demand for ivory in China and other Asian nations, a new study published Monday found.

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Business Insurance

Kenya experienced 100 terror related attacks since October 2011, reports show

Terror attacks in Kenya have claimed at least 370 lives since October 2011, an analysis of reports by The Standard Digital News revealed.

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Jurist

Rights group alleges abuses by Kenya anti-terror police group

Based on interview research conducted between November 2013 and June 2014, terrorism suspects were badly mistreated, killed, beaten, abducted and detained without access to families or lawyers.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

BBC News

World War One: Kenya's forgotten heroes

Relatives of Kenyans who fought on the British side during World War One feel they have been forgotten.

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