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  1. Obama's brother says will vote for Trump in U.S. electionRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Vanguard

    President Barack Obama's half-brother, Malik Obama, said he would vote for Republican nominee Donald Trump in the U.S. election in November. Malik, who is in his 50s, said on Monday from Obama's ancestral home of Kogelo in western Kenya that he supports Trump's policies, especially his focus on security.

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  2. Obama's half-brother to vote for TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    Malik Obama, half-brother of US President Barack Obama, speaks during an interview with Reuters in his ancestral home village of Nyangoma Kogelo, 430 km west of Kenya's capital Nairobi, November 7, 2012. President Barack Obama's half-brother, Malik Obama, says he will vote for Republican nominee Donald Trump in the US election in November because he likes the candidate and he is unhappy with his brother's leadership.

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  3. Kirinyaga Governor wants schools closed earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

    The Kenya National Union of Teachers Secretary General Wilson Sossion call to have schools closed earlier than planned by the Ministry of Education has received support from the Governor Joseph Ndathi . Ndathi said the students are fatigued and require a break to calm their nerves and be fresh when learning resumes next term.

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  4. UNCTAD's Work On IP To Continue In Strengthened Four-Year MandateRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Intellectual Property Watch

    ... which everyone wanted to achieve. All issues the delegates wanted have been accommodated," said Amina Mohammed, Kenya's cabinet secretary in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the UNCTAD 14 president. Earlier, an agreement had been struck on a ...

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  5. Uganda: The Man Who 'Avenged' the 1976 RaidRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    ... Byarugaba wonders. Yet that is just mentioning the least. After the '76 raid, Ugandan exile in Tanzania and Kenya gained momentum and finally ousted Amin in 1979. As Amin fled into exile in Saudi Arabia, Byarugaba, like many other sportsmen in the ...

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  6. Over Intransigence of Rich Countries, Developing Countries Win Mandate on Trade for DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CEPR

    ... of the main areas of work, on trade, investment, debt, and tax, as well as other related issues, this week in Nairobi, Kenya, at the 14th UNCTAD was no different. The group of more than 100 developing countries united together in the G77 waged a ...

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  7. Bright yellow dome home completed for Mama Dolfine's orphanage in KenyaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Inhabitat

    Remember the German kid who took his heart and mind to Kenya to build a school for Mama Dolfine's orphanage? Against a variety of odds, he and his team have completed what is probably the first of its kind in the East African country - a bright yellow dome home with sleeping space for eight. As he finds his feet as a social entrepreneur, Torsten Kremser of A Better Me Foundation is discovering just how much money is required to build decent educational facilities.

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  8. Africa: Somalia Says AU Troops Stay Should Not Be Time BoundRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    ... think they came for a reason and we are most grateful to our brothers and sisters all the way from Djibouti, Ethiopia, Kenya, Uganda to Burundi, sending their children to help stabilise Somalia and defeat a nemesis against international terrorism, ...

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  9. Africa: UNCTAD and Continued Raw Deal for AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    As Africa was seeking to sort out its issues at the just-concluded AU Summit in Kigali, another meeting of global proportions, and just as critical, was beginning in Nairobi, Kenya, where countries on the continent sought to push for a consensus on how to stem tax evasion by multinationals. The 14th UN Conference on Trade and Development , that ended yesterday, looked to move towards greater international co-operation in tackling tax evasion, reforming investment governance and improving international governance of debt.

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  10. Zambia cancels Koffi Olomide show after kicking dancer in KenyaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    Olomide was on Friday arrested and expelled from Kenya after he was caught on camera kicking one of his female dancers Zambian authorities said on Sunday they had called off a planned show by Congolese singer Koffi Olomide following his deportation from Kenya for kicking one of his female dancers . "Following the reported unfortunate incident in Kenya concerning Koffi Olomide, the Agricultural and Commercial Show Society of Zambia has decided to cancel his performance during this year's show," Ben Shoko, head of the society said in a statement.

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

    8 hrs ago | 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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  12. PSAI Supports Portable Sanitation Social Enterprise in KenyaRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... whose families have been affected by HIV/AIDS. In 2015, FoNR launched a for-profit portable sanitation business in Kenya to generate a stream of income supporting its mission of educating children in Nairobi's slums and providing employment for ...

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  13. EAC states urged to promote grain tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | New Vision

    ... sector on policy decision. The board of directors include Dr. Bernard Otim (Uganda), the chairman, Gabriel Kitenga (Kenya),vice chairman, Isaac Chege (Kenya) the treasurer, Ambassador Phillip Idro (Uganda), Eugene Rwibasira( Rwanda), Abel Lymo, ...

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  14. Kenya: Focus Shifts to Ticad As Global Trade Forum ClosesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    Focus has now shifted to the Tokyo International Conference on Africa's Development set to take place in Nairobi next month following the signing of two crucial documents at Friday's closing of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development . TICAD, a key investment forum aimed at strengthening Japan-Africa economic and political relations, is set to take place for two days beginning August 28 at a time when Japanese firms have increased their investments locally.

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

    11 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    ... of food. In Ghana, more than $400 million worth of food is lost to post-harvest losses annually. "Why is it that in Kenya, 40 percent of fish is lost because of power outages between the Mombasa Port and Nairobi?" he quizzed. "In some parts of the ...

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  16. Rwanda: Police Rescue Three Victims of Human TraffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    ... be a recruitment base for modern day slaves nor a transit. "We have good working relations with both Burundi and Kenya police forces and we will work together even on this similar case to ensure that justice is served," he said. Human trafficking, ...

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  17. Scenery of Africa's Greatest Wildlife ReserveRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    NAIROBI, July 25, 2016 -- Lions rest on a rock in the Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya, July 24, 2016. The Maasai Mara National Reserve, popularly known as Africa's Greatest Wildlife Reserve, is a great tourist attraction center as it offers visitors an opportunity to watch the Africa's "big five": lion, leopard, elephant, buffalo, and rhino.

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  18. DIARY-Emerging Markets Economic Events to Aug 4Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Reuters

    ABUJA - Central bank of Nigeria monetary policy meeting . NAIROBI - Central bank of Kenya monetary policy meeting - 0000 GMT.

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  19. WACCI tops UG's PhD graduation listRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    ... ere Africa feeds itself. AGRA works across 18 countries in sub-Saharan Africa, and maintains a head office in Nairobi, Kenya and country offices in Ghana, Mali, Mozambique and Tanzania.

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  20. Kenya expels Congolese star who kicked dancerRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The China Post

    Kenyan authorities have expelled Congolese singer Koffi Olomide, a day after he was arrested for kicking one of his female dancers, his lawyer said Saturday. "I can confirm to you that my client Koffi Olomide was expelled this morning and I have just spoken to him," Olomide's Kenyan lawyer George Wajakoyah said, adding he had landed back in Kinshasa.

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