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3 hrs ago | ENR-Engineering News-Record

Lebanese Firm Overcomes Bid Protest over $490 Million Pipeline in Kenya

Lebanese family-owned firm Zakhem International Construction is set to construct a $490-million multi-product oil pipeline in Kenya after a petition challenging award of the contract was thrown out by a government procurement agency in mid-July.

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7 hrs ago | Metro

NEWWomen and children sex victims of 'pervert pilot' sue BA

BA pilot Simon Wood killed himself after being accused of molesting girls at an orphanage in Nairobi Women and children who say they were sexually abused by a British Airways pilot are suing the airline for damages.

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11 hrs ago | Newswise

Primary School Reading Initiative Boosts Literacy in Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya- Primary school literacy rates in Kenya can be improved through the Primary Mathematics and Reading initiative, according to a journal article by researchers at RTI International and Florida State University.

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15 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Kenya: Kidero Slams Odhiambo Over County Budgets

Kidero said once the budgets are passed by the county assemblies and signed into bills and Acts by governors, nobody has the authority to reject them.

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20 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

No date yet fixed for Machar's visit to Khartoum : spokesperson

July 28, 2014 Spokesperson for the South Sudanese rebel leader Riek Machar said a date had not yet been determined for the visit to Khartoum by the top leader of the Sudan Peoples' Liberation Movement , but confirmed the plan was in existence.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Uhuru Kenyatta,

Mon Jul 28, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Kenya: Footbridges Unsafe, Says Mak Chair

THE Motorist Association of Kenya has demanded the removal of adverts mounted on footbridges.

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AllAfrica.com

Kenya: Kwale Eyes Tourism and Mining for Growth

The Kwale County investment forum is expected to attract Sh4 billion shillings of investment over a two to three year period, according to governor Salim Mvurya yesterday.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Uhuru Kenyatta

SFGate

IPFW librarian seeks funds for library in Kenya

Florence Mugambi has a dream. She wants to see a library built in her small hometown of Ontulili, in rural Kenya.

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Related Topix: Libraries, Agriculture, Science, World News, Louisiana State University

Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

Kenya Women Holding to offload its shares

Kenya Women Holding is set to offload 30 percent of its stake in Kenya Women Micro-Finance Bank to its more than 600,000 members countrywide.

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AlertNet

Rain harvesting saves Kenyan community 100 km water trek

MUTOMO, Kenya Until recent years, the rocky, drought-prone settlement of Mutomo in eastern Kenya had the unenviable reputation of being the only trading centre in the country where women and children were forced to trek over 100 km in search of water.

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Stars and Stripes

Building bonds among kids of terrorism's victims

Everyone on the orange team Sunday - and the blue and the red and teal, for that matter, all 72 campers - had lost a loved one to terrorism.

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Related Topix: Terrorism, Family, Kids, World News, Bryn Mawr College, East Windsor, NJ

AllAfrica.com

Kenya: NSE Says Licensing of New Bourses Could Pose a Threat

The Nairobi Securities Exchange, which is currently selling shares to the public, is concerned that new entrants could affect it.

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AlertNet

Rain harvesting saves Kenyan community 100 km water trek

MUTOMO, Kenya Until recent years, the rocky, drought-prone community of Mutomo in eastern Kenya had the unenviable reputation of being the only trading centre in the country where women and children were forced to trek over 100 km in search of water.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Agriculture, Science

AlertNet

How will Kenyan shepherds prepare their livestock for the dry ...

Some 300 kilometres north of the Kenyan town of Marsabit, in the expansive Chalbi desert, stands a small village called Balesaru.

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Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

Kenya Women Holding to offload its shares

Kenya Women Holding is set to offload 30 percent of its stake in Kenya Women Micro-Finance Bank to its more than 600,000 members countrywide.

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Daily Mail

Inside the world of Kenya's nomadic Turkana people

Did the Oklahoma City bomber have another accomplice? One man's mystery death in a jail cell and his brother's 19-YEAR quest for justice that could reopen case of attack that killed 168 Obama 'checks out' of his job years early: The President has played 81 rounds of golf since re-election and has been house-hunting in California rather than ... (more)

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AllAfrica.com

Kenya: Problems Facing Kenya Will Soon End, Says Uhuru

PRESIDENT Uhuru Kenyatta and Deputy President William Ruto have dismissed Cord's referendum calls.

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AllAfrica.com

Kenya: ODM Furious Over Likoni Terror Link

ODM yesterday reacted angrily to claims by Mombasa County Commissioner Nelson Marwa that it was behind the shootings in Likoni on Wednesday that killed four people.

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Surrey Advertiser

Cranleigh flash mob school kids do it Gangnam Style

Organised by 10-year-old Molly Moran, the flash mob raised 56 in aid of Elmolo Bay Primary School in Loiyangalani, Kenya.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Kenya: Tears As Lamu Attack Cop Is Laid to Rest

One of the three Administration Police Officers who were killed when armed men ambushed a bus in Lamu county last Friday has been buried at his home in Kipipiri.

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