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  1. CAF Champions League: Gor Mahia gorge Lobi StarsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Vanguard

    L obi Stars seem to have run into a dead end in their quest to enter the group stages of the CAF Champions League as they were beaten 3-1 by Gor Mahia yesterday at the Kasarani Stadium in Nairobi, Kenya. And unless Lobi turn the tables around in the second leg it could be another early ouster for a Nigeria clubside in the continental contest.


  2. U-16 Copa Afcon: Kenya triumphRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    KAMPALA. Kenya won both the boys' and girls' trophies at the inaugural Copa Coca-Cola Under-16 Africa Cup of Nations on Saturday at Afraha stadium, Nakuru.


  3. Kotoko to move into preparations immediately after arrivalRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    Kumasi Asante Kotoko, will arrive in Ghana on Monday afternoon, after a goalles draw game with Kariobangi Sharks of Kenya, in the first leg of the Confederation Cup Competition in Nairobi, on Saturday. Kotoko, is expected to play the Kenyans on Saturday, December 23, at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium, Kumasi, hence the decision to move straight into preparations in Kumasi on arrival.


  4. Somalia closes notorious prison amid abuse allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    NAIROBI, Kenya Somalia has closed an underground prison where the government has held extremist suspects and journalists amid allegations of abuses against inmates, the security minister said Sunday.


  5. Somalia closes underground prison amid abuse allegations Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KIRO-TV Seattle

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - Somalia's security minister said the government has closed an underground prison where extremist suspects and ...


  6. East Africa: Fish Imported Into East Africa From China Fails Toxic Minerals TestRead the original story

    11 hrs ago |

    ... albeit in levels termed permissible by the World Health Organisation standards. Statistics available in Tanzania and Kenya show there is a high consumption of fish imported from China, which is generally cheaper than the local fish from lakes and ...


  7. Egyptian, Kenyan diplomats celebrate Jamhuri dayRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Egypt Today

    The Jamhuri day also marks the day Kenya became a republic in 1964. December 12 of each year is observed as a national holiday across the East African country.


  8. Akonnor Upbeat About CAFCC 2nd Leg Clash Against Kariobangi SharksRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago |

    Coach Charles Kwablan Akonnor is happy Asante Kotoko drew against Kariobangi Sharks in Kenya but says he is not complacent because the tie is far from settled. Akonnor's lads require a win in the second leg of the second preliminary round tie while Sharks need a scoring draw after the two sides settled for a barren drawn game in the first leg match of CAF Confederation Cup preliminary round in Nairobi.


  9. CJ criticises Bamugemereire over attack on judiciaryRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    ... the Commission is going beyond its terms of reference," he said. Justice Katurebe said while he was away in Mombasa Kenya for the East African Judges and Magistrates Association meeting, Justice Bamugemereire wrote to President Museveni citing a lot ...


  10. Caf Confederation Cup: Asante Kotoko coach CK...Read the original story

    16 hrs ago |

    Asante Kotoko CK Akonnor was left satisfied after his side drew 0-0 with Kenya's Kariobangi Sharks in the first leg of Caf Confederation Cup round-of-32 clash on Saturday. The Porcupine Warriors produced a resolute performance to avoid defeat in Nairobi, giving themselves a better chance of progressing to the last 16 of the competition.


  11. Nigeria, nine others spurn SAATMRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Vanguard

    ... into the implementation of the SAATM. The signatories were Botswana, Burkina Faso, Chad, Egypt, Gabon, The Gambia, Kenya, Lesotho, Mozambique, Nigeria, South Africa, Swaziland and Zimbabwe would have pushed to 27 the countries who would have started ...


  12. Ed Sheeran-designed shirts now on sale to benefit Elton John AIDS Foundationa s programRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KKIQ-FM Pleasanton

    Ed Sheeran has designed a limited-edition t-shirt to raise funds for a campaign to help a program in Nairobi, Kenya, that encourages young men to test themselves for HIV. Kenya's population has the fourth largest percentage of HIV/AIDS-infected people in the world.


  13. Somalia uproar continues after former al-Shabab No. 2 seizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... Islamic extremist group the al-Qaida-linked al-Shabab, speaks at a press conference about his ... more NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - Somalia saw a third day of protests on Saturday over the arrest of the former No. 2 leader of the al-Shabab extremist group, ...


  14. Ethnic violence in southern Ethiopia kills and wounds dozensRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Al Jazeera

    The violence broke out on Thursday and Friday near the town of Moyale, on the border with Kenya , in a region claimed by both the Oromo, the largest ethnic group in the country, and the Somali ethnic group. Outbreaks of violence in the south between Oromos and other groups escalated since Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed - the first Oromo leader in Ethiopia's modern history - An internal United Nations report, dated December 13 and reviewed by the Reuters news agency, also confirmed the fighting, with heavy artillery being used, and said there was likelihood the conflict could spill over into Kenya.


  15. Can Kotoko survive Sharks attack in Nairobi?Read the original story

    Saturday |

    Coach Charles Akonnor has challenged his charges to guard against complacency as they encounter Kariobangi Sharks of Kenya in the CAF Confederation Cup today. Akonnor's tactical acumen would be heavily relied in his maiden continental campaign as his team launches another bid to make a huge impact in continental football after years of poor showing by the two-time African champions.


  16. Ethnic violence in southern Ethiopia kills 21, wounds 61 - state newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Reuters

    Heavy fighting between ethnic groups in southern Ethiopia has killed at least 21 people and wounded 61, its state news agency said on Saturday, amid escalating violence that has sent hundreds fleeing across the border to neighboring Kenya. FILE PHOTO: An Ethiopian girl carries water at the Somare refugee camp on the Ethiopian-Kenyan border near the town of Moyale, Kenya March 27, 2018.


  17. .com | 21 killed in ethnic violence in EthiopiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | News24

    At least 21 people have been killed in two days of fighting between ethnic groups in southern Ethiopia, the state-affiliated Fana radio reported on Friday, The violence broke out near the town of Moyale, on the border with Kenya, in a region claimed by both the Oromo, the largest ethnic group in the country, and the Somali ethnic group. On top of the fatalities, 61 people were injured in the fighting, Fana reported, citing the Oromia regional state communication office.


  18. Seychelles: Eyeing New Tourism and Trade, Seychelles Signs Air Agreements With Eight CountriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday |

    With an eye on furthering tourism and trade, Seychelles has signed eight air service agreements with eight countries at the annual Air Services Negotiation conference in Nairobi, Kenya. The Seychelles Civil Aviation Authority said Friday that the service agreements were signed with Kenya, Bahamas, Greece, Saudi Arabia, Switzerland, Turkey, Rwanda and Jamaica by the Seychelles ambassador to Kenya, David Pierre.


  19. Kenya: UN Moves LGBT+ Refugees to Safe Houses After Kenya Camp AttacksRead the original story

    Saturday |

    LGBT+ refugees in Kenya's remote Kakuma camp are being moved to safe houses in Nairobi after they were attacked when protesting for greater protection, the United Nations said on Thursday. The refugees said they were assaulted by locals and fellow refugees outside the U.N. refugee agency office while protesting about rising homophobic attacks in recent months where LGBT+ members were beaten and their shelters set alight.


  20. Kenya: Musa Otieno Reveals 'Peanuts' Harambee Stars Players Got Paid for 2004 Afcon FeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 14 |

    Former Harambee Stars captain Musa Otieno has revealed how the government and former football bosses paid him and his colleagues a paltry Sh3,000 to compete at the 2004 Africa Cup of Nations in Tunisia. The retired central defender, who is the last footballer to captain Kenya at the continental tournament, spoke to Nairobi News on Thursday, on the sidelines of the launch of the BetLion betting company where he was the special guest.