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Kenya's President-Elect Uhuru Kenyatta waves to supporters after leaving the National Election Center where final election results were announced declaring he would be the country's next president, in Nairobi, Kenya, Saturday, March 9, 2013.
2017-08-18, WorldNews.com
As lawyers are expected to file a petition contesting Kenya’s presidential election results Friday, dozens of supporters of the country’s opposition coalition have...
Arabnews: Author: Reuters Tue, 2017-08-22 21:47 ID: 1503338105159367100 NAIROBI: South Sudan has grounded planes belonging to UN peacekeepers in a dispute over control of the airport in the capital Juba, the government said on Monday. The move threatens to further delay...
Topix: PresidentMuhammadu Buhari says the Federal Government will sustain concrete measures to diversify the economy by devoting more resources to agriculture in the 2017 budget. Speaking to reporters in Nairobi, Kenya at the weekend on the margins of the sixth...
All Africa: [Focac] Nairobi -Chinese television broadcast company, StarTimes, on Friday night launched a rich football broadcast schedule to Kenyan subscribers. ......
Xinhua: by Bedah Mengo NAIROBI, Aug. 21 (Xinhua) -- Kenya's stocks recovered on Monday to lift the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) 15 points up as they reversed a negative trend recorded in the last three sessions. The benchmark index went...
Xinhua: by David Musyoka NAIROBI, Aug. 21 (Xinhua) -- Medical scientists have launched a patient trial for KAF156, a next-generation antimalarial compound with the potential to treat drug-resistant strains of the malaria parasite in Africa. Global healthcare firms,...
Xinhua: by Ronald Njoroge NAIROBI, Aug. 21 (Xinhua) -- The UN and international aid organizations on Monday decried the high malnutrition rates in Kenya. The organizations - Save the Children, Action Against Hunger, World Vision, Concern Worldwide and the UN...
Public Technologies: The President - who was accompanied by First LadyMargaret Kenyatta - spoke when he joined family, relatives, friends and other mourners for the funeral service of the late MamaNorma Florienta at Kitisuru in Nairobi. 'As we have all heard,...
All Africa: [East African] The unstable trade relations between Kenya and Tanzania could be facing another test over tariffs on milk and dairy products, which Nairobi says are contrary to the East African Common MarketProtocol. ......
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Xinhua: by Bedah Mengo NAIROBI, Aug. 21 (Xinhua) -- For about five years now, Kenya has been injecting more power from geothermal and hydro sources into the national grid as it cuts production from thermal sources. The country produces geothermal electricity from...
Public Technologies: State House, Nairobi 21 August 2017His ExcellencyPresidentUhuru Kenyatta will tomorrow Tuesday, 22 August 2017, at 8.00 a.m lead the nation in commemorating the 39...
All Africa: [Capital FM] Nairobi -Whereas Evans Kidero was available to hand over power to his successor Mike Sonko in Nairobi, the situation was not the same in Kitui and Kisumu, where former governors skipped the swearing-in events as they plan to challenge the...
All Africa: [Kenya Presidency] NairobiCityCounty Governor-elect Mike Mbuvi Sonko and his deputy Polycarp Igathe were sworn-in today at a colourful ceremony attended by PresidentUhuru Kenyatta. ......
All Africa: [Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta has commended Evans Kidero for exhibiting a democratic spirit as he handed over command to new GovernorMike Sonko at Uhuru Park. ......