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  1. Richard Juma's Soapstone Mice made in Kenya and sold at Aina Moja in ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Herald Gazette

    ... could be sitting on somebody's coffee table or mantle halfway across the world. Soapstone is mined in Tabaka, Kisii, Kenya. The stone ranges in color from a creamy white to a rose. The rough cut pieces are purchased and carved by stone finishers, ...

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  2. Meet Aina Moja's Soapstone Artist, Richard JumaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Herald Gazette

    Richard Juma is a soapstone artist for Aina Moja. From the village Tabaka in the area of Kisii, Kenya, Richard has been making a living through crafts since 1994, when he started working as a salesman for his brother in law; another soapstone craftsman.

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  3. School bus driver accused of stealing books died after drinking witch ...Read the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Anorak

    To Kenya, where where a school bus driver is proving his innocence to the charge of stealing books. He has accepted the witch doctor's challenge: drink the brew and if you're innocent, you will live.

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  4. School bus driver accused of stealing died after drinking witch...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Nothing To Do With Arbroath

    A school bus driver in Kenya died after drinking a potion brewed by a "witch doctor" to prove he had not stolen books, sparking angry protests from villagers. The school directors in a village in Kisii County hired a witch doctor to seek out the thief of school books, with the driver volunteering to drink a potion to prove he was innocent.

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  5. Witchdoctor 'truth potion' kills Kenyan driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | New Vision

    A Kenyan school bus driver died after drinking a potion brewed by a "witchdoctor" to prove he had not stolen books, sparking angry protests from villagers, a report said Tuesday. The school directors in a village in Kenya's southwestern Kisii district hired a witchdoctor to seek out the thief of school books, with the driver volunteering to drink a potion to prove he was innocent.

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  6. Kenyan bus driver dies after consuming witch doctor's concoctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Examiner.com

    A school bus driver in Kenya has died after consuming a concoction made by a witch doctor . According to an article on the Daily Mail , a witch doctor had the 33-year-old man consume a 'truth potion" in order to try and prove the bus driver was not a thief.

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  7. Man dies after drinking 'truth potion' brewed by witch doctor in KenyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Daily Mail

    School bus driver drops dead after volunteering to drink 'truth potion' brewed by witch doctor to prove he had not stolen text books in Kenya A Kenyan school bus driver has died after drinking a 'truth potion' brewed by a witch doctor to prove he had not stolen books. School directors in a village in Kisii County hired the witch doctor to seek out the thief of school books, with the driver volunteering to drink the potion to prove he was innocent.

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  8. News in BriefRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | RTE.ie

    Drivers represented by The National Private Hire and Taxi association and the National Taxi Federation are meeting at the Papal Cross in the Phoenix Park at 2pm. They will then rive to the gates of Leinster House, where they plan to hand in a letter to the Minister for Transport Paschal Donohue Taxi driver unions say new fares which will come into effect on 30 April will lead to a loss of 32c per km for drivers on journeys of over 30km.

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  9. Witchdoctor 'truth potion' kills manRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Iol.co.za

    A Kenyan school bus driver died after drinking a potion brewed by a "witchdoctor" to prove he had not stolen books, sparking angry protests from villagers, a report said on Tuesday. The school directors in a village in Kenya's southwestern Kisii district hired a witchdoctor to seek out the thief of school books, with the driver volunteering to drink a potion to prove he was innocent.

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  10. Meet Lily... One of Aina Moja's Soapstone ArtistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Capital Weekly

    ... colors used in Lily's artwork. Lily says that she buys her paint only from the most reliable source--a man in Kisii, Kenya with the best colors in East Africa. Lily's source of soapstone is also in this town. Lily's oldest child, who is now in ...

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  11. Kenya: Kisii to Employ More Health Staff to Boost Service, Says OngwaeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | AllAfrica.com

    Separately, residents have said the installation of a CT scan machine at the Kisii Teaching and Referral Hospital will save them from travelling to Nairobi or Eldoret for such services.

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  12. Nile states urged to protect water resourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | New Vision

    STATES which share the source of the Nile, Lake Victoria and Kyoga have been asked to protect the water bodies for environmental preservation. The call was made by Emmanuel Kasimbazi the chairman of the International Water Law Committee, during the water law, negotiation and resolution training at Makerere University.

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  13. African church leaders worry about the a medicalizationa of female genital mutilationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Religion News Service

    Some women from the Samburu community in Kenya have been subjected to female gential mutilation as part of traditional rite of passage from girlhood to womanhood. Kenyan religious leaders are campaigning against the mainstreaming of the practice in hospitals.

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  14. Kenya: A Coffin Maker Turns PeacemakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | AllAfrica.com

    John Onsebe was a coffin maker in Eldoret at the time of the poll violence. He was injured during the chaos and later decided to change his trade to a peacemaker.

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  15. Kenya: Kisii Schools Deserted As Tutors Start StrikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | AllAfrica.com

    "We are not going to take our children to school as the ministry says. We are very much concerned about their security," parent Grace Kwamboka said.

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  16. Kenya: Nairobi to Usher New Year On Digital TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    The Communications Authority of Kenya said it would push ahead with the start of digital migration on Thursday as planned saying that the Supreme Court did not stop the process as reported on Tuesday. Speaking at a press conference, CA Consumer and Public affairs Director Mutua Muthusi said what the Supreme Court stopped was the cancellation of the licenses of the analogue broadcasters.

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  17. Kenya: Digital TV Migration Suspended Yet AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    The Supreme Court has suspended the Digital TV Migration that was to kick off in Nairobi on December 31, after three media houses challenged the date. The consortium of Nation Media Group, Standard Group and Royal Media Services went to court complaining that they had not been given sufficient time to set up their digital transmission infrastructure.

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  18. Kenya: Enough Decoders for Digital Switch - CSRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ICT Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i said there are more than 1.5 million set top boxes, enough for the estimated 1.26 million households. Matiang'i said 126 digital TV broadcasting content providers have been temporarily licensed and 26 free-to-air channels are now active on the digital platform.

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  19. Ndejje defend athletics crownRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | Daily Monitor

    University Games. Ndejje also remain on track to retain the overall title for the Eastern Africa University Games climaxing today at UCU, Mukono.

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  20. Kenya: Kenya Will Beat June Digital Migration Deadline Matiang'iRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ICT Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i says over two million Set-Top Boxes have so far been sold in Nairobi and its environs in readiness for the December 31 digital television migration. He says this does not even include the number of the customers who were already on pay TV services, expressing his optimism of successful transition.

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