Nairobi, Kenya Newswire (Page 3)

Nairobi, Kenya Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Nairobi, Kenya. (Page 3)

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  1. Leaving on a jet planeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Economist

    IF YOU come home to a vase full of roses on Valentine's Day in Europe there will be a good chance they were picked a few days earlier on the shores of Lake Naivasha in Kenya. The fertile Rift Valley soil, warm days and cool nights make for perfect flower-growing conditions.

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  2. Kenya: Kenya Police Launch Manhunt for Uber Taxi AttackersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | AllAfrica.com

    Police have launched investigations into attacks on online taxi operators - Uber, warning that those found to have participated in criminal acts will be prosecuted. "The National Police Service has launched investigations into the cause and nature of attacks and will ensure that those behind these attacks face full force of the law," Ministry of Interior spokesperson Mwenda Njoka said in a statement.

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  3. Kenya: Liquid Telecom to Leverage Its Fibre in War On Streaming Titan NetflixRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | AllAfrica.com

    Liquid Telecom has ventured into video on demand leveraging on its extensive fibre network sparking a market share war with US video streaming titan Netflix. Liquid Telecom which currently has connections to 2,500 homes expects to connect 10,000 homes by year end luring the households with its 'ipidi flix' which will run on its fibre network.

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  4. Inquest into murder of British artist in Kenya startsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Hastings Tribune

    A Kenyan court has launched an inquest into the 14-year-old murder of a British artist killed outside the home of woman believed to be his mistress.

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  5. East Africa: Kenyan Taxis Want Government to Ban Uber Within Seven DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | AllAfrica.com

    A lobby for regular street cabs, United Kenya Taxi Organisation, has given the government a seven-day ultimatum to ban online taxi hailing company, Uber, from operating in the country. The group said, at a press conference on Wednesday, that it will stop taxi operations in Nairobi after the period lapses and hold street demonstrations until their demands are met.

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  6. Somali central bank chief seeks new currency to rebuild nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Few central bank chiefs have been jailed by a dictator or hide a loaded pistol in their desk draw, should Islamist militants decide to call. Bashir Issa Ali has done all that, and now he wants to recreate Somalia's currency from scratch.

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  7. Why Douching Won't DieRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Atlantic

    ... than once a day. All study douching participants had recurrent or treatment-resistance vulvovaginitis. In Nairobi, Kenya, a study found that 72 percent of female sex workers douched after sex. 81 percent of them used a mixture of soap and water, 18 ...

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  8. KENYA - KPA's Kiki not keen on going full distanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Basketball in Africa

    Kenya Ports Authority are at home for the first two games of the women's Premier League final play off. Kenya Ports Authority are at home for the first two games of the women's Premier League final play off.

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  9. Islamist gunmen kill 17 in Somalia beach restaurant attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Echo

    At least five people were killed, seven others injured, in suicide attacks at a restaurant located at the Liddo Beach in Mogadishu , Somalia, local police confirmed. Hundreds of Kenyans on Thursday assembled at Uhuru Park in the Kenyan capital Nairobi to pay tribute to the Kenyan soldiers who were killed last Friday in Somalia by al-Shabaab militants.

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  10. Kenya: Uber Is Neo-Colonialism, Kenya Cabbies ProtestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | AllAfrica.com

    Members of the Kenya Taxi Cab Association are now terming the entry of Uber taxi services in Nairobi as 'neo-colonialism' of the transport sector. On Wednesday, they issued a seven-day ultimatum to the government to kick the rivals out of the city, failure to which they shall paralyse the transport sector.

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  11. East Africa: Nakumatt to Open Five More Outlets in the RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | AllAfrica.com

    Nairobi-based Nakumatt Supermarkets will in the next four months open five new stores in neighbouring countries in an expansion drive that will see the retailer spend an estimated $4 million . The retail chain is putting final touches to two shops in Tanzania, two in Rwanda and one in Uganda in what is expected to bring its branch count outside Kenya to 20: six in Tanzania, four in Rwanda and 10 in Uganda.

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  12. Kenya: Treasury Warns Banks Against Lending to CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | AllAfrica.com

    Commercial banks and other financial institutions have been instructed to start recovering loans they advanced to counties without being guaranteed by the national government. The National Treasury, in its Budget Policy Statement for the Financial Year 2016/17, says it is alarmed that counties, in total disregard to the law, are borrowing money domestically without the national government's guarantee and approval by Parliament.

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  13. Sheffield medic to plant 150 trees as he says goodbye to the cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Sheffield Telegraph

    ... up there as a Be Green campaigner." Dr Sokhi will be moving to work at Aga Khan University Hospital in Nairobi, Kenya, as a Neurology Consultan, specialising in epilepsy. His move is part of the World Health Organisation's campaign to bridge the ...

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  14. Meet the Kenyans too poor to afford cancer treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Al Jazeera

    Fatuma Adan holds a picture of her son, Harun, who recently died of cancer at the age of 17 [Osman Mohamed/Al Jazeera] Garissa, Kenya - "Go and speak to that lady. Her son has just been admitted for the tenth time," says Kadhra Mohamed as she fills out a medical report for the latest patient to be admitted to Ward One of the Garissa General Hospital, the largest in north-eastern Kenya.

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  15. Kenya: Women's Empowerment Will Accelerate Economic ProsperityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | AllAfrica.com

    When President Barack Obama made his first visit to Kenya as US President in July 2015, one of the poignant messages he left was an exhortation for communities to shun cultures that degrade women and girls. "Imagine if you have a team and don't let half of the team play.

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  16. Bomb suspected in deadly explosion on Somali jetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... said, the United States government asked the Somali government for permission to send FBI agents from Nairobi, Kenya's capital, to Mogadishu to assist in the investigation of the plane explosion. "There's a lot of guys around here who would love to ...

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  17. .com | Blast on Somalia airliner points to bomb: pilot, expertRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | News24

    A blast that ripped a hole in a commercial airliner shortly after take-off from Somalia's capital was probably caused by a bomb, aviation experts and the pilot who landed it safely said on Wednesday. The plane, operated by Daallo Airlines and flying from Mogadishu to Djibouti with 74 passengers, safely made an emergency landing on Tuesday.

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  18. Kenya could be banned from 2016 Summer OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    Shown is an aerial view of the Christ the Redeemer statue above the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro, the host of the 2016 Summer Olympics. Shown is an aerial view of the Christ the Redeemer statue above the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro, the host of the 2016 Summer Olympics.

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  19. Sappers in KenyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | Salisbury Journal

    SOLDIERS from Perham Down-based 5 Squadron of 22 Engineer Regiment have deployed to Kenya to undertake building tasks to improve the infrastructure for British troops training in Kenya. The men and women of 5 Squadron are in Kenya to build their part of an ambitious infrastructure programme that will eventually result in a large new training base for the British Army in Kenya.

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  20. In Focus: African hotel market update.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | 4 Hoteliers

    So another year has started, in what is an ever evolving and always exciting African Hotel Market and many will be looking for 2016 to offer better trading than 2015, but what is in store, what can we expect? Before we look forward, it is interesting to look back. The hotel market is intrinsically linked to political and economic factors so rather than review just the hotel world it is important to cast our net further.

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