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Kenya: Footbridges Unsafe, Says Mak Chair

THE Motorist Association of Kenya has demanded the removal of adverts mounted on footbridges.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Kenya: Kenya Power Promises Stable Supply

Energy Cabinet Secretary Davis Chirchir on Sunday said the government was actively seeking to bring down the power cost of doing business in Kenya in order to effectively compete with other African countries in attracting investors.

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Duale proposes changes in Safaricom security deal [Business Daily (Kenya)]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Telecoms operator Safaricom will have to sub-contract part of its Sh15 billion tender for installation of security surveillance system in Nairobi and Mombasa to local firms if Parliament approves amendments to the report that cleared it.

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The F-Word Blog

Mothers Against the Odds: new documentary

This is a guest post by Anne Daly , who wrote and co-produced Mothers Against The Odds , a documentary by Esperanza Productions that can be watched at esperanza.ie Mothers Against the Odds examines maternal rights in Ireland and Kenya, showing what happens when women's rights are ignored.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Kenya: Australia Sends Home Volunteers After German Tourist's Death

Western volunteers are fleeing Kenya, and taking billions of shillings in aid, even as a number of European embassies cut staff due to spiralling crime and insecurity.

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AlertNet

Mobile phone alerts help Uganda nab forest criminals

An aerial view of a settlement in Mabira Forest Reserve, 55km east of the capital Kampala, April 21, 2007.

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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

IPFW librarian seeks funds to build a library in a remote area of Kenya

Florence Mugambi has a dream. She wants to see a library built in her small hometown of Ontulili, in rural Kenya.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

New Vision

Mao recuperating, says DP boss

Democratic Party president general Nobert Mao is receiving treatment for pneumonia a lung infection at a hospital in neighboring Kenya.

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Reuters

UPDATE 1-Kenya shilling edges up, shares barely changed

At the 1300 GMT close of trade, commercial banks posted the shilling at 87.65/75, compared to 87.80/90 the previous day.

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Hindustan Times

Female circumcision A cruel practice that numbs womens sexual pleasure

On June 12, 2014 in Enkorika, a village about 75 km from Kenya's Nairobi, a group of women gathered around the village centre.

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SciDev.Net

State of the Tropics sees universities reach out to society

The institutions say they "share a responsibility to work with and for the people of the tropics, to bring to bear the power of our understanding, science and innovation on the issues of the tropics to create a brighter future for the tropics and its peoples".

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Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

Parts of Nairobi to go without power this weekend

Parts of Nairobi will this weekend be plunged in darkness as Kenya Power rehabilitates electricity equipment and network in the said areas.

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Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

County water directors meet to discuss water access

Davis & Shirtliff, the country's leading supplier of water equipment, Friday hosted a forum for County Water Directors in Nairobi to facilitate county administrations in accelerating water and power development in the counties: as the Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis reports that only 48.5 per cent of Kenyans yet have access ... (more)

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AllAfrica.com

Kenya: City Hall Launches E-Payment for PSV Seasonal Tickets

The Nairobi County Government has launched a platform for Public Service Vehicles owners to pay for their seasonal tickets online.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Ghanamma.com

Kenyan Socialite, Vera Sidika Gets Bigger Boobies

Very pretty and very sexy and very controversial Kenyan socialite - Vera Sidika, has pushed her boundaries another big step forward.

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The News Tribune

Kenya native, now Bellarmine senior, pursues dream at nurse camp

Vanessa Runo, 17, a native of Kenya and a student at Bellarmine Preparatory shadowed Allenmore Hospital progressive care unit charge nurse Marikay Patefield during MultiCare's Nurse Camp Thursday.

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The Washington Post

Could Syriaa s Islamist fighters hit Europe?

Norway's security police announced on Thursday that the country was facing an imminent terror threat.

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WATE-TV Knoxville

Gunmen kill female tourist on Kenya coast

A divided federal appeals court has thrown out claims against produce giant Chiquita Brands International made by thousands of Colombians killed during years of bloody civil war.

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WLFI-TV West Lafayette

US pulls Peace Corps volunteers from Kenya

A Kenyan police officer with civilians watch the Taheed Bus at the Lamu Police Station, Saturday, July 19, 2014.

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WATE-TV Knoxville

Gunmen kill foreign woman on Kenya coast

The father of two toddlers who died after a dresser fell on them was charged with involuntary manslaughter because he heard a crash coming from another room and didn't immediately check to see if his daughters... The father of two toddlers who died after a dresser fell on them was charged with involuntary manslaughter because he heard a crash ... (more)

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