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  1. Peace at Diani Beach's Four Twenty South resort in KenyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    You hear some cracking stories about beach life in southern Kenya - most of them addled, as Kenya is not the most logical place in the world. A friend wanted to build his dream home on the beach here, and went looking for a plot of land.

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  2. Passover: Next year, in NairobiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | The Jewish Journal

    Ostriches and elephants are among the animals rescued at the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust in Nairobi. Photo by Ryan Torok Angelenos looking to pair seder with safari need look no farther than Nairobi, Kenya, where they can visit the historic Nairobi Hebrew Congregation.

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  3. Emirates Adds Flight Flexibility With Third Daily to NairobiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | Scoop

    Emirates, the largest international airline in the world, is to increase its service to Nairobi, a favourite gateway to Africa for New Zealanders, with the introduction of a third daily flight between Dubai and Kenya's capital from June 1. Emirates' five daily New Zealand A380 services to Dubai and beyond provide direct connections at Dubai with the airline's Nairobi flights. The additional flight will increase the number of scheduled Emirates flights between the two cities to 21 a week and give customers greater flexibility and choice when planning their travel.

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  4. Polio campaign kicks off in KenyaRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 19 | World News Report

    Kenya has kicked off its 2017 immunization effort with a polio campaign this week, targeting 2.9 million children aged five years and under. The campaign, January 18-22, is targeting 15 counties that are that are considered on higher risk and vulnerable and which are mainly situated in remote, hard-to-reach and border areas.

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  5. President Kenyatta urges youths to register in large numbersRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 19 | Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

    President Uhuru Kenyatta Thursday kicked off a voter registration awareness campaign that will take him across the country by urging Kenyans, particularly the youth, to register in large numbers. The President said by registering as voters the youth - who are the majority - will be have a direct say in determining their future by electing leaders they felt would cater for their interests.

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  6. First cruise ship of the year arrives at Mombasa portRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 19 | Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

    The first cruise ship to call on the Port of Mombasa this year arrived on Thursday morning with 1,049 tourists on board. MS Nautica, a regular caller at the Port of Mombasa docked at 7am from Zanzibar for a day long stay.

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  7. One man's mission to save children from a slumRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 18 | Hastings Today

    A PE teacher from Bexhill is helping to transform the lives of children living in one of the worst slums in Africa. Raad Swais, who went to St Richard's School, Bexhill College and Chichester University, launched The Thunder Foundation in 2012 when he went to teach at a private school in Kenya, which is located next to Kawangware, one of the largest slums in Nairobi.

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  8. In Kenya, tour elephant, chimp and white rhino sanctuariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | Los Angeles Times

    Immerse yourself in the wilderness on a 12-day Holden Safaris tour designed for travelers who want to combine wildlife viewing with insights into the issues facing eastern Africa's rhino, elephant, lion and chimpanzee populations. Participants will visit an elephant orphanage in Kenya, a sanctuary for young elephants at Ithumba in Tsavo East National Park and learn about elephant behavior at Amboseli.

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  9. Donations of toys flown out for Kenyan orphansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | Salisbury Journal

    The items were donated by Toy Exchange and Donate Scheme in Ringwood to be given out to the children by Kate Mitchell who has flown out to Mombasa to volunteer at the Casuarina House Orphanage in Utange, eastern Kenya. The donations came about after a chance conversation between Kate and Dana Elsworth, of TEDS, in a radiotherapy waiting room in Southampton Hospital last year during their respective treatment for breast cancer.

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  10. Feature: Kenyan smallholders embrace crop diversification to boost food securityRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 17 | Xinhuanet

    Kenya's Samwel Kamundai has found an innovative way to buffer against hunger, malnutrition and poverty and it involves intensive crop diversification in his three acre farm. The small-scale farmer in Kenya's Nakuru county had until 2013 been practicing monocropping that later proved risky and unsustainable in the light of climatic stresses and declining soil fertility.

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  11. Tribe Hotel in Kenya embrace the cloud with Guestline solutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | Hospitality Net

    With 215 rooms, the Tribe Hotel wanted a system that could serve as a multi property PMS with integrated Conference and Banqueting and EPoS all hosted in the cloud. They were looking for a company that offered support, development of the software and accessibility.

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  12. Mastercard Launches Mobile Marketplace to Digitize East Africas Agricultural SectorRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 17 | PressReleasePoint

    January 17, 2017 - Mastercard today launched 2KUZE, a digital platform that connects smallholder farmers, agents, buyers and banks in East Africa. 2KUZE, which in Swahili means "Let's grow together," enables farmers to buy, sell and receive payments for agricultural goods via their feature phones.

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  13. Mastercard Launches Mobile Marketplace to Digitize East Africaa s Agricultural SectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 16 | Business Wire

    2KUZE, which in Swahili means "Let's grow together," enables farmers to buy, sell and receive payments for agricultural goods via their feature phones. The platform brings the benefits and security of mobile commerce and payments to farmers in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania.

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  14. Demi Lovato arrives back in USA wearing gray tracksuit and baseball ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 15 | Daily Mail

    Home sweet home! Demi Lovato arrives back in USA wearing gray tracksuit and baseball cap after volunteer trip to Kenya As an outspoken activist to a number of causes, Demi Lovato is a star with her heart in the right place. Arriving at Los Angeles International Airport, the 24-year-old star ignored distractions with a pair of noise cancelling headphones and dark shades.

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  15. A bird's-eye viewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 15 | Daily Monitor

    There is a very intense inquisitiveness growing in my mind and thought, an excitement that I never felt before for these amazing creatures of God: Birds Beauty. While many bird lovers like to see them closer and place the bird in a cage, I cannot stand seeing them in captivity, but if I had to domesticate one, it would be a talking bird.

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  16. Dentists help Kenyans smileRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 14 | This is Wiltshire

    A TEAM from a Swindon dental practice has just returned from putting a smile on the faces of more than 1,000 Kenyan villagers. Peter Yesudian, the oral surgeon from One Wood Street Advanced Dental Care in Swindon's Old Town visited Kenya with three members of his dental team to provide treatment to those desperately in need.

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  17. Retiring travel writer picks five places you must see in your lifetimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 14 | USA Today

    Retiring travel writer picks five places you must see in your lifetime Forget the books about 1,000 places to see before you die. You need to see only five.

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  18. Kenya's Tour Operator Offers a Flash Sale to its Coffee Farm and National 3 Days SafariRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | OnlinePRNews

    Cruzeiro Safaris offers 10% discount from January to March, 2017 to its safari package Aberdares National Park and Coffee Farm Visit in Nyeri, Kenya. Coffee seedlings in coffee farm in Nyeri where people go to learn about coffee growing one of the major cash crops in Kenya's economy.

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  19. Hot Air Balloon Adventure Safaris KenyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | PR Log

    ... Game Reserve. Book your next adventure safari holiday combined with a balloon safari operated by the YHA-Kenya travel tours and safaris. Taking a "Hot air balloon safari" is a treat that many people hope to do. It's a memorable experience, although ...

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  20. Why Demi Lovato Has Been In KenyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Refinery 29

    Demi Lovato may be known for her powerful voice, but the singer has another major passion: Charity work. The 24-year-old spent the second week of the new year in Kenya, doing work with women and children.

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