Mombasa, Kenya Newswire

Mombasa, Kenya Newswire

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  1. Anti-Gulen crackdown ripples far and wideRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | Iol.co.za

    Barely 12 hours after a failed coup in Turkey, Somalia's cabinet met in Mogadishu to consider a request from Ankara to shut down two schools and a hospital linked to Fethullah Gulen, the Muslim cleric Turkey blames for the attempted putsch. Such is Turkey's sway in the Horn of Africa nation, where it has spearheaded international reconstruction efforts after decades of war and instability, it was not a difficult decision.

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  2. Two Kenyans sentenced to death for police murders before electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Star Online

    Two men accused of being members of a Kenyan secessionist group were sentenced to death on Friday for murdering four police officers on the eve of national elections in 2013. Prosecutors said Jabiri Ali Dzuya and Bwana Mkuu Alwan were members of the Mombasa Republican Council , a movement which campaigns for the independence of Kenya's coastal regions.

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  3. Clearing agents protest over colleague killed in KenyaRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    Agaba Obed Kapere, 32, an employee of Haraka Clearing and Forwarders is said to have died last Saturday following an assault by Kenyan security officers in Mombasa port Clearing and Forwarding agents march with the casket containing the remains of their colleague, Agaba Obed Kapere on Malaba streets. Photo by Joseph Omollo After their demonstration was foiled, clearing and forwarding agents under their umbrella body "Uganda Clearing Industry and Forwarding Association" [UCIFA] demanded for the abolition of single custom trade saying that it has rendered some of them jobless and endangered their lives when they are in Mombasa Malaba.

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  4. Safari RidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Hunting

    In the 1960s, Land Rovers and Land Cruisers were more than just a means of transportation-they were timeless machines transporting us to a world of adventure. In 1966, my family moved to Mombasa, Kenya.

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  5. Tanzania: Govt, Transporters Valued Added Tax Debate Rages OnRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | AllAfrica.com

    Dar es Salaam - The debate on valued added tax on auxiliary services is still raging on as transporters now doubt the credibility of data produced by Tanzania Revenue Authority on port charges. While TRA maintains that a drop in the volume of cargo passing through the Dar es Salaam Port is due to global factors, fuelled by a tremble in the China's economy, businesspersons argue that the high costs of moving containers via Tanzania's main sea gateway is also blame for the drop.

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  6. East Africa: It Is Time the EAC Walks the Integration TalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | AllAfrica.com

    When in 2013 the Presidents of Kenya, Uganda and Rwanda met in Nairobi and agreed to implement the Single Customs Territory on the Northern Corridor, one would have thought that by now it would be smooth sailing. But, according to members of the East African Business Council , that is far from the case.

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  7. She has a love for big carsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Daily Monitor

    In fact, I am happy that in my job I drive 4WD SUVs. My ambition is to drive those big lorries like the UN trucks, operate those ones used in road construction Joan Kaitesi is a driver at Chemonics, a Usaid Feed the Future contractor.

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  8. KETRACO energizes Sotik - " Bomet power lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

    Kenya Electricity Transmission Company Managing Director Fernandes Barasa says the 622 million shillings power project will open up the area to agro-based investments. The energizing of the Sotik - Bomet power line will boost electricity access and supply in Bomet County and surrounding areas.

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  9. Kenya: East Africa's Biggest Independent Publisher Battered By Job Cuts and Political PressureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | AllAfrica.com

    Nation Media Group is the largest independent publisher and broadcaster in East Africa, but all is not well at this icon of free media in Africa, which is struggling to stay in business and to remain independent while doing so. By NJERI KIMANI .

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  10. Africa Oil Operations UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | GlobeNewswire

    Tullow Oil, Maersk Oil, and Africa Oil plan to recommence drilling activities in the South Lokichar oil basin located in Blocks 10BB and 13T in Kenya in the fourth quarter of 2016 with an initial programme of four wells and the potential to extend this by a further four wells. The first two wells will be the Etete and Erut prospects in the north of South Lokichar basin.

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  11. A Kenyan police officer turned a gun on his own, apparently in the name of al-ShababRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Mail & Guardian

    Alleged jihadist youths are apprehended by police during a raid inside the Masjid Mussa mosque in the Majengo area of Mombasa on February 2, 2014. When Abdihakim Maslah turned his gun on six of his colleagues in Kapenguria earlier this month, his actions aroused fears in Kenya over the politicisation of the security system.

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  12. Mombasa, Nairobi & Now Malaysia: Confirmed - Najib Turns 'Tinpot'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Malaysia Chronicle

    The PM's 'cunning plan' is to get the Malaysian Government to agree to inflate the actual cost of the East Coast Rail Project from only RM30 billion to RM60 billion, all to be borrowed from the Chinese Government, in order to disguise the payment of 1MDB's company debts! The East Coast Rail Link is a long-planned project that was put under the 11th Malaysian plan which will link Kuala Lumpur and three east coast states in Peninsular Malaysia. It is 620km long involve a "significant amount of underground tunnelling".

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  13. New Bible institute offers ministry training in East StroudsburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Pocono Record

    ... and Christian colleges. The BTCP was founded when, in 1988, Dennis Mock taught a conference for pastors in Mombasa, Kenya and realized men were eager to learn, but had never had any opportunity for theological or ministry training. Following his ...

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  14. Those Were the Days: From Whiteinch to the Falklands, via Suez Those Were the Days: From...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Sunday Herald

    ... pool and a dance-floor. It entered the Suez cana; for the first time on August 10 that year, en route for Mombasa, Kenya. The Uganda enjoyed a long and distinguished record of service. According to the SS Uganda Trust website, it completed her final ...

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  15. Tusker FC retains KPL top spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

    Tusker FC retained their leadership of the Kenyan Premier League despite being held to a one all draw by Sofapaka at the Kenyatta Stadium in Machakos. Defending champions Gor Mahia needed a last minute goal by Collins Okoth to beat City Stars 2-1 at the Nyayo National Stadium.

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  16. UN demands more action from African governmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Ghanamma.com

    Officials of the United Nations are demanding more effective measures from African governments to deal with the post-harvest loss of food. Spokesperson of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, Nick Nutall says this is crucial to ensure a sustainable food supply chain as the world's population grows bigger.

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  17. Kenya: Okoth's Late Strike Steers Gor Past Nairobi City StarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | AllAfrica.com

    Collins 'Gattuso' Okoth was the unlikely hero, scoring at the death as Gor Mahia overcame stubborn Nairobi City Stars 2-1 at Nyayo National Stadium on Sunday. In Nakuru, Ulinzi Stars eclipsed Ushuru 3-2 while at the Mbaraki Sports Club, Bandari floored battling Muhoroni Youth 2-1 in a tempestuous showdown.

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  18. Kenyan court jails ivory smuggler for 20 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Yahoo!

    A Kenyan court on Friday sentenced a man to 20 years in jail and fined him 20 million shillings for ivory smuggling. Police accused Feisal Mohamed Ali, from the coastal city of Mombasa, of being behind an international ivory poaching syndicate linked to a 3-tonne haul of elephant tusks seized in Mombasa in June 2014.

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  19. Kenya: AFC Leopards Go to PollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | AllAfrica.com

    Members of AFC Leopards will Sunday line up at the Safaricom Stadium, Kasarani to elect new officials who will lead the club for the next three years. After two postponements, Ingwe elections finally get underway at the club, which has been marred by managerial challenges in the last two years.

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  20. Kenya: Stop the Menacing Teen Gangs of Mombasa NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | AllAfrica.com

    Something is terribly amiss in Mombasa County. The rising wave of crime in a region which was once comfortably the most peaceful and least crime-infested part of the country is truly frightening.

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