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Riot police chase after protesters during clashes in the Kawangware slum of Nairobi, Kenya Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017.
2017-10-20, WPXI
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - Kenya's national police say four people have been killed in recent opposition demonstrations as the fresh presidential election approaches next...
Nation Center, headquarters of the Nation Media Group Nairobi is home to most of Kenya's news and media organizations. The city is also home to East Africa's largest newspapers: the Daily Nation and the The Standard. These are circulated within Kenya and cover a range of domestic and regional issues.
2017-10-19, Sydney Morning Herald
An Australian teacher has been shot and killed in a daylight street robbery while walking home in the Kenyan capital of Nairobi. GabrielleMaina was gunned down at about...
People Daily: Xi Jinping delivers a report to the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) on behalf of the 18th Central Committee of the CPC at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, Oct. 18, 2017. The CPC opened the 19th National...
New York Post: NAIROBI, Kenya — A rhino turned the tables on a suspected poacher in Namibia, charging and injuring the man while he was allegedly tracking it. The incident happened in Etosha National Park after suspect Luteni Muharukua and other alleged poachers...
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This is Money: By Belinda Goldsmith LONDON, Oct 23 (Thomson ReutersFoundation) - Faced with escalating violence, a lack of funding, and locked out of male-dominated networks, many women are reluctant to enter politics with growing concerns that a drive to get women into...
The Observer: The lawyer for the Australian teacher GabrielleMaina shot dead in Nairobi has said she was in fear for...
Arizona Daily Star: NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A diamond-mining town in Namibia that previously restricted visitors has opened to the public in hopes of boosting tourism and diversifying its economy. ......
Arizona Daily Star: NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — PresidentUhuru Kenyatta urged Kenyans to remain peaceful ahead of Thursday's fresh presidential election, while a witness said police shot and wounded at least one person amid a rise in ethnic tensions in the capital, Nairobi. ......
Australian Broadcasting Corporation: The lawyer of Australian teacher GabrielleMaina, who was shot dead in the Kenyan capital Nairobi, says his client feared for her life after alleged stalking by her estranged husband. ......
Arabnews: Author: AP Mon, 2017-10-23 22:45 ID: 1508692952740074500 NAIROBI: PresidentUhuru Kenyatta urged Kenyans to remain peaceful ahead of Thursday’s fresh presidential election, while a witness said police shot and wounded at least one person amid a rise in ethnic...
Arabnews: Author: AFP Sun, 2017-10-22 12:49 ID: 1508694297970205000 NAIROBI: Last weekend’s truck bombing in Mogadishu killed at least 358 people, making it the deadliest in Somalia’s history, an attack that analysts say underscores the fragility of the...
Gareowe Online: MOGADISHU, Somalia - There is a chilling joke in the Somali capital of Mogadishu that a Kenyan head fetches $3,000 (about Sh300,000). The import of this unpleasant taunt is Kenyans are preferred targets of the Al-Shabaab militia group for abduction, torture...
Tulsa World: NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — PresidentUhuru Kenyatta urged Kenyans to maintain peace ahead of fresh presidential elections next week as at least one person was shot and wounded by police amid a rise in ethnic tensions in the capital. ......
Independent online (SA): On December 20, the ANC will conclude its national elective conference by electing its 14th president in its 105 years of existence. There are eight potential candidates to replace PresidentJacob Zuma and while some of them will take the race down to the...