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2 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

Britain issues new Kenya travel warning after coastal violence

Britain has advised its citizens to avoid the Kenyan island of Lamu, a popular tourist destination, following a string of attacks and massacres in the coastal region.

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6 hrs ago | Burnley Citizen

Burnley and Pendle Citizen: The Foreign Office has upgraded its travel advice for parts of Kenya

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office has changed its travel advice for parts of the Kenyan coast following a spate of attacks that have left at least 87 people dead.

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7 hrs ago | Theboltonnews.co.uk

Young entrepreneurs import fashion accessories from Kenya to sell

And the business, which helps women in Dagoretti, one of the poorest slums in Nairobi, Kenya, has even won a national award, presented by Hollywood star Colin Firth.

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11 hrs ago | Morristown Green

Summer mission at Morristown's Presbyterian Church in full force

Every year, middle school youth from the Presbyterian Church in Morristown joins YouthWorks serving for a week in an underprivileged community.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Kenya: Uhuru, Odinga Should Stop Holding Nation to Ransom Over Dialogue

In both symbolic and material terms, 'Saba Saba' occupies a significant place and meaning in contemporary Kenya.

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AlertNet

Kenya: Community and clergy urged to support needle exchange ...

Nell Freeman for International HIV/AIDS Alliance: Heroin is readily available on the street in Mombasa where injecting drug user Niko lives Community and religious groups are failing to support needle exchange services for drug users in Kenya, despite government efforts to provide clean needles and reduce the spread of HIV.

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Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

Germany, Kenya sign agreements in energy and water sector

Germany and Kenya Friday signed an agreement for the realization of two development projects in the water and in the energy sector.

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Canada Online Explorer

Digital warriors battle to get African games on phones

An illustrator works on a digital drawing board at the Kuluya Games office at Anthony district in Nigeria's commercial capital of Lagos June 16, 2014.

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Reuters

Four rhinos killed in Kenya's worst poaching attack in years

Two armed gangs killed four rhinos for their horns in rural Kenya this week in possibly the worst rhino poaching incident in the country in more than 25 years, the spokesman for Kenya Wildlife Service said on Friday.

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Switched

How Kenya's Mobile Apps Are Changing the Face of Africa

The mobile app ecosystem in the Western world is oversaturated with fads, gimmicks and multi-million valuations that can cause innovation to be pushed to the sidelines.

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News24

.com | Fresh attack in Kenya's coastal Lamu region

A Zimbabwean court has reportedly upheld the eviction of a disabled white commercial farmer who sought compensation after his farm was seized under the country's controversial land reform programme.

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Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

Kenindia Insurance to extend to counties

Kenindia Insurance company chief executive Officer Vinod Bharatan said macro-insurance and micro-insurance covers will be extended to the grassroot levels to benefit those in need there.

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EurActiv.com

Aid to flooded Balkans is a model of EU solidarity

The recent devastating floods in Bosnia and Serbia have proved exactly what the EU can achieve on aid when its member states work together, writes Nicholas Rutherford.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Reuters

Kenya's coastal killings pose insurgency risk for Kenyatta

Kenya may face a full-blown insurgency on its coast unless President Uhuru Kenyatta can douse a combustible mix of ethnic rivalries, land rows and Islamist militancy.

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Amnesty International USA

Kenya: Refugees appeal against forced relocation to camps

Refugees in Nairobi are appealing against a controversial ruling that would force thousands of Somalis from their homes to live in squalid overcrowded camps in north Kenya, Amnesty International said today.

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Christian Science Monitor

Can agriculture appeal to today's youth? It can by emphasizing jobs.

Robin Soliz, right, heads out of the garden with a basket of produce with Laurel Reed and Marianna Haugliy during a stint harvesting with the Youth Farm Project at work at the Marana, Ariz., Heritage Farm, April 17, 2010.

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Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

First Lady's Beyond Zero initiative gets a major boost

Five organisations Friday donated cash and equipment valued at Ksh 31.3m to boost First lady Margaret Kenyatta's Beyond Zero campaign.

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AllAfrica.com

Kenya: Statement At the Conclusion of an IMF Mission to Kenya for the 2014 Article Iv Consultation

An International Monetary Fund mission led by Mr. Mauro Mecagni visited Nairobi from June 25 to July 9 to conduct the 2014 Article IV Consultation discussions1.

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Malaysian National News Agency

69 Arrested In Kenya Over Lamu-Tana Killings

Kenyan police have arrested 69 suspects over the recent Lamu County and Tana River County attacks along the country's coastal region since the weekend, says Deputy Inspector-General of Police Samuel Arachi.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

Police warn against hate leaflets in Lamu

Police have warned those circulating leaflets, threatening members of a certain community to move out of Lamu county that they will be arrested.

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