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File - Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta gestures to the crowd after his inauguration in Kasarani, near Nairobi in Kenya Tuesday, April 9, 2013.
2014-12-20, Philadelphia Daily News
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - An official in Kenya is criticizing the United States for raising concerns about a new Kenyan law aimed at fighting terrorism. PresidentUhuru...
All Africa: [The Star]PresidentUhuru Kenyatta's cousin died in a road accident at Roysambu, Nairobi on Saturday....
Taipei Times: Dashing Pakistani all-rounder Shahid Afridi on Sunday announced he would retire from one-day cricket after next year’s World Cup, but continue to play Twenty20 until 2016. The 34-year-old led Pakistan for the last three one-day internationals in the series,...
noodls: (Source: International Crisis Group) Nairobi/Brussels|   22 Dec 2014 South Sudan's Jonglei state is emblematic of the regional, national and local challenges to peace and of the limitations of trying to resolve a conflict by engaging only two of the...
All Africa: [The Star]The Nairobi Securities Exchange has received a provisional licence to set up a derivatives exchange, setting the stage for investors to start trading in futures contracts and options....
All Africa: [CIO]Radio AfricaGroup has entered the digital TV space ahead of the December 31, 2015 migration deadline for Nairobi and its environs with the launch of Bamba TV....
All Africa: [The Star]Twenty two underage Asian girls were arrested over the weekend for prostitution in Parklands, Nairobi....
Yahoo Daily News: By Joseph Akwiri MOMBASA (Reuters) - Fifty three suspected members of a Kenyan separatist group appeared in court in Mombasa on Monday, charged with raiding a police camp, hacking to death the officer...
The Guardian: Ignore the futuristic visions of governments and developers, it’s humble urban communities who lead the way in showing how networked technologies can strengthen a city’s social fabric ...
All Africa: [HRW]Nairobi -Hundreds of Muslim residents in western parts of the Central African Republic are trapped in enclaves in deplorable conditions, Human Rights Watch said today. They fear attacks if they leave, but interim government authorities and United Nations...
The Daily Beast: Google and Facebook want to bring the Internet—and with it, startup culture—to 4 billion people who’ve never had it. But Africa’s version of Silicon Valley will be uncharted territory. Google’s aggressive plan to bring the Internet to over one billion new...
All Africa: [Capital FM]Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta's public rating and that of his deputy William Ruto have increased, according to a new survey by IPSOSKenya....
All Africa: [CISA]Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta has signed into law the controversial SecurityLaws (Amendment) Bill 2014 into law....
All Africa: [Capital FM]Nairobi Kenya -Eight demonstrators were on Friday released on Sh300,000 surety bonds each after they were accused of taking part in unlawful protest along ParliamentRoad on Thursday....
All Africa: [Capital FM]Nairobi -At least eight out of 10 Kenyans across the country will be connected to electricity in the next four years through the 'Last Mile Electricity Connectivity' project....