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4 hrs ago | 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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Related Topix: World News, Uganda, Africa, Cell Phones, Electronics, Environment, Science, Kenya, Journalism

8 hrs ago | 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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Related Topix: Libraries, Agriculture, Science, World News, Kenya, Louisiana State University

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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Related Topix: Kenya, Uganda, Africa

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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Related Topix: Kenya, Africa, World News,

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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Related Topix: World News, Kenya, Africa, Wedding, Sex Scandal

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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Related Topix: Papua New Guinea, Kenya, Oceania, World News

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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Related Topix: World News, Kenya, Africa

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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Related Topix: Medicine, Nursing, World News, Kenya, Tacoma, WA

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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Related Topix: Terrorism, World News, Kenya, Sports

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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Related Topix: World News, Kenya, Africa, Food, Agriculture, Chiquita Brands International, Train Disaster, Toddlers, Family,

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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Lowell Sun

Samba Mapangala & Orchestre Virunga East African rumba

Samba Mapangala, the undisputed star of East African music, and his band, Orchestre Virunga, blend Congolese rumba with Kenyan benga.

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Related Topix: Democratic Republic of the Congo, World News, Africa, Kenya,

Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

Four terror suspects arraigned in court

Four terror suspects arrested on Saturday for allegedly possessing bomb-making material in the Majengo section of Nairobi have been charged and denied bail.

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Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

KAM elects Paunrana as Chairman

The Board of Kenya Association of Manufacturers has elected Mr. Pradeep Paunrana as Chairman of KAM a spokesperson of the Association has said.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

CNN

Teen accused of child sex assaults while volunteering abroad

In April, Matthew Lane Durham volunteered his time at a children's home in Nairobi, Kenya, which recruited people from Oklahoma churches to provide food, housing and clothes to neglected kids in the African nation.

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Related Topix: World News, Kenya, Family, Kids, Edmond, OK, Prison

Basketball in Africa

Emyba Shoot Down USIU to Reach the NBA League Summit As Woodley Knights Crash

EMYBA shot to the top of Nairobi Basketball Association table after beating United States International University 54-43 at Railways Club.

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