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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry talks with Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta before a meeting in Nairobi, Kenya on May 4, 2015
2016-08-22, Voa News
U.S.Secretary of StateJohn Kerry is in Nairobi, Kenya, for talks with East African foreign ministers on ways to stop neighboring South Sudan from sliding back into...
Business Insider: A lions yawns at Nairobi's National Park [WARNING: This post contains graphic images.] Imagine that years of drought have forced you to graze your cattle on sparse grass in an open desert landscape, far from permanent settlements. The nearest small shop is 25...
Business Insider: A Sudanese woman walks past one of the Chinese flags lining the streets of Khartoum, in this Thursday Feb. 1, 2007Chinese investors in Africa have suffered huge losses due to instability on the continent and the failure of some mainland companies to fully...
Public Technologies: (Source: Hong Kong Rugby Football Union) AHong KongSelect XV with eight players marking their senior debuts lost to Kenya A 24-18 last night in Nairobi. The opening encounter of the tour provided a good warm-up for both sides ahead of Saturday's test match....
Deseret News: NAIROBI, Kenya — In the midst of the rusty shanties of Nairobi’s Kibera slums, the Holy Trinity Anglican Church stands out in bright yellow. Nearby sits another yellow house of worship — the JeddahMosqueKambi. The two were recently painted...
Public Technologies: (Source: Snapp Conner PR) What a magician in Hong Kong taught me about audience connection-and 7 other public speaking tips by Ansel Oliver / August 23, 2016 An illusionist once took me and some friends aside after his performance for a massive youth group in...
Topix: U.S.Secretary of StateJohn Kerry has urged South Sudan's leaders to "get the job done" by fully implementing a peace deal or face a U.N. arms embargo and sanctions. His warning followed meetings in Nairobi on Monday with Kenyan PresidentUhuru Kenyatta and...
National Public Radio: Enlarge this image Former President Bill Clinton and daughter Chelsea Clinton tour a primary school's garden in Nairobi, Kenya, last year as part of a tour of the Clinton Foundation's projects in the country. Ben Curtis/AP hide caption toggle caption Ben...
Voa News: South Sudan opposition leader Riek Machar is in Khartoum for medical treatment, a Sudanese minister told the state news agency SUNA on Tuesday, after he left the country to escape government forces. PresidentSalva Kiir sacked Machar from his post as first...
Mail Guardian South Africa: PresidentJacob Zuma has asked Deputy PresidentCyril Ramaphosa to represent the government at the funeral service of former SportsMinisterMakhenkesi Stofile on Thursday - amid allegations that some within the former Fort Hare University...
Forbes: Ubuntu Made from Kenya is betting on business and tech, not charity. Zane Wilemon describes himself as the “white guy from Texas who bought himself a one-way ticket to Kenya” in search of something bigger than himself. He spent the next...
Denver Post: The world comes to Colorado this weekend courtesy of Denver’s 12 sister cities from across the globe. The highlight is Sunday’s WorldwideFestival from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Tivoli Student Union on the . Admission is free, and organizers promise...
Apo: East African protesters have taken to the streets of London to demonstrate against banks that do business with Bidco Africa, highlighting the connection between global financial institutions, The Prince of Wales and widespread deforestation in Africa. Barclays...
Taipei Times: US Secretary of StateJohn Kerry has urged South Sudan’s leaders to “get the job done” by fully implementing a peace deal or face a UN arms embargo and sanctions. His warning followed meetings in Nairobi on Monday with Kenyan PresidentUhuru Kenyatta and...