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Traders at the Oile Market in Kisumu on Thursday stormed the county assembly and ejected MCAs from the afternoon sittings, protesting against planned relocation. They then broke a door to the assembly and found their way inside, scaring MCAs who were waiting for the speaker to start the session.
4 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com
Controversial Kenyan rapper Jackson Makini, better known as Prezzo seems to be affiliated with various women over his life, from baby mamas to girlfriends to even wives. The former BBA housemate is being tongue lashed by his Ex-wife Daisy Jematia Kiplagat over lack of child support after their divorce.
9 hrs ago | Newkerala.com
African governments are due to meet in Nairobi from Tuesday for a regional conference on Ebola virus disease preparedness, Kenya's health ministry said Monday. The Sep 16-17 regional conference will be attended by ministers in charge of transport, health, immigration and East Africa Community affairs from Burundi, Rwanda, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, the Democratic Republic of Congo , South Sudan and Ethiopia.
13 hrs ago | Reuters
The Kenyan shilling touched a 32-month low on Monday, under pressure from dollar buying by importers and lower hard currency inflows. At the close of trade, commercial banks quoted the shilling at 88.90/89.00 to the dollar, compared with Friday's close of 88.80/88.90.
17 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com
A witness told the International Criminal Court he made up a meeting that was supposed to have taken place at the home of William Samoei Ruto in December 2007, weeks ahead of the general elections that year. Witness 604 said on Friday he made up the meeting "to make my statement more reliable."
The ceremony will be graced by among other dignitaries Governor of Laikipia Joshua Irungu. The Sponsorship package is equivalent to an amount in excess of Kshs 5 million which includes cash and communication services, reliable Internet connectivity at all rally sites and Internet connectivity for the Kenya Motor Sports Federation offices.
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) French smartphone manufacturer, Wiko Mobile, is eyeing the Kenyan market as part of an Africa-entry strategy to boost its sales. Wiko, which is majority-owned by Chinese technology group Tinno Mobile, manufactures its phones in China.
A man stands next to young elephants at the David Sheldricks orphan elephant foundation in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi.
Esther Okaya, who lives in Korogocho, a slum in Nairobi, Kenya, says even teetotalers are falling victim. One minute quarreling with a neighbor.
A Kenyan suspected of killing tourists in the coastal city of Mombasa in July was shot and killed on Sunday by police in a raid at his home, police said. In two separate incidents, a Russian female tourist and later a Ugandan male and a German female tourist were shot in the Old Town in the Indian Ocean port city of Mombasa and their personal belongings were taken.
A Kenyan suspected of killing tourists in the coastal city of Mombasa in July was shot and killed by police in a raid at his home on Sunday, police said. In two separate incidents, a Russian female tourist and later a Ugandan male and a German female tourist were shot in the Old Town in the Indian Ocean port city of Mombasa and their personal belongings were taken.
Students from Wiltshire College had an eye-opening experience over the summer when they visited Nakuru in Kenya for 10 days to volunteer on two school projects. The group of nine students went on the trip through African Adventures including a visit to the Hilton Slum to see the work the organisation does with families and children there.
President Uhuru Kenyatta has advised the youth to embrace technology-driven agriculture instead of waiting for the elusive 'white collar' jobs that are diminishing by the day. Speaking Friday when he opened this year's ASK Nyeri National Show at Kabiruini Showground, the President said that agriculture had the potential to provide millions of decent jobs to young people.
Ebola is thousands of miles away from Kenya's pristine Indian Ocean beaches, but the deadly disease appears to be discouraging tourism there and elsewhere in this vast continent. Harald Kampa, a hotelier near Mombasa, says the Ebola outbreak in West Africa is hurting his business.
NAIROBI, Kenya The U.S. embassy in Uganda warned American citizens in the country Saturday to stay at home overnight as Ugandan authorities attempt to foil a possible terror attack.
Kim Jong Un, first chairman of the National Defence Commission of the DPRK, received a message of greeting from Uhuru Kenyatta, president of the Republic of Kenya, on September 2. I extend warm greetings to you and the people of the DPRK on the occasion of the 66th founding anniversary of the DPRK, September 9, 2014. I am sure that the relations between Kenya and the DPRK will develop in the common interests of the peoples of our two countries.
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Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 09:43 pm
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