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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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2 hrs ago | 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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AllAfrica.com

Kenya: Kenya Power Promises Stable Supply

Energy Cabinet Secretary Davis Chirchir on Sunday said the government was actively seeking to bring down the power cost of doing business in Kenya in order to effectively compete with other African countries in attracting investors.

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Kenya: Nakumatt Opens First Store in Dar es Salaam

Regional retailer, Nakumatt Holdings, has officially opened the first of its three new branches in Tanzania, formerly owned by Shoprite, the South African retailer.

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AlertNet

Mobile phone alerts help Uganda nab forest criminals

An aerial view of a settlement in Mabira Forest Reserve, 55km east of the capital Kampala, April 21, 2007.

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Duale proposes changes in Safaricom security deal [Business Daily (Kenya)]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Telecoms operator Safaricom will have to sub-contract part of its Sh15 billion tender for installation of security surveillance system in Nairobi and Mombasa to local firms if Parliament approves amendments to the report that cleared it.

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The F-Word Blog

Mothers Against the Odds: new documentary

This is a guest post by Anne Daly , who wrote and co-produced Mothers Against The Odds , a documentary by Esperanza Productions that can be watched at esperanza.ie Mothers Against the Odds examines maternal rights in Ireland and Kenya, showing what happens when women's rights are ignored.

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Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

Practice mature politics, President tells CORD leaders

He said CORD leaders headed by Mr Raila Odinga should learn to practice mature politics and desist from constantly issuing threats and insults to a popularly elected Government.

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Marine News

Rosneft Starts Up Field Work in the Kara Sea

On July 24 this year, research vessel Geolog Dmitry Nalivkin sailed from Kirkenes to the Kara Sea.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Marine News

Wagenbourg New Crane for Oil, Gas, Energy Sector

Wagenborg Nedlift has expanded her crane fleet with a brand new 700 tonnes mobile crane.

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Marine News

Dorian LPG MoU with HNA Logistics

Dorian LPG Ltd. a leading owner and manager of modern VLGC's , today announced that it has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding , with HNA Logistics Group Co., Ltd. to explore opportunities in the liquefied petroleum gas logistics market.

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Forbes.com

Jewelry Startup Funds Micro-Loans In Kenya

Women, particularly widows, in Kenya, face a hard road. When a woman is widowed, she traditionally doesn't inherit her husband's land.

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AllAfrica.com

Kenya: Australia Sends Home Volunteers After German Tourist's Death

Western volunteers are fleeing Kenya, and taking billions of shillings in aid, even as a number of European embassies cut staff due to spiralling crime and insecurity.

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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

IPFW librarian seeks funds to build a library in a remote area of 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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Wall Street Journal

African Land Disputes Breed Violence, Poverty

Residents of Kenya's Lamu Island awoke on July 7 to find leaflets emblazoned with the insignia of Somalia's al-Shabaab Islamist militancy.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Reuters

Fitch Affirms Kenya at 'B+'; Outlook Stable

LONDON, July 25 Fitch Ratings has affirmed Kenya's Long-term foreign and local currency Issuer Default Ratings at 'B+' and 'BB-', respectively, with Stable Outlooks.

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Hindustan Times

Female circumcision A cruel practice that numbs womens sexual pleasure

On June 12, 2014 in Enkorika, a village about 75 km from Kenya's Nairobi, a group of women gathered around the village centre.

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Iol.co.za

Kenyan cops kill ferry attack suspects

Kenyan police said on Friday they shot and killed two armed men suspected of planning an attack on a ferry in the port city of Mombasa after one of them tried to hurl a grenade at approaching police.

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AllAfrica.com

Kenya: KARA to Educate Public On Security Surveillance Project

The Kenya Alliance of Resident Associations in collaboration with Safaricom is rolling out a sensitisation programme on the government's Integrated Public Safety Communication and Surveillance System.

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