Kenya Newswire (Page 11)

Kenya Newswire (Page 11)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Kenya. (Page 11)

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  1. IBM-Maersk blockchain alliance cuts oceanic shipping times by 40 percent - CNETRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | CNET News.com

    ... swiftter processing, "a container spent more time in the ports than in the ocean" when shipping flowers from Mombasa, Kenya, to Rotterdam in the Netherlands, she said. Blockchain lets cooperating companies or people share data -- sales transactions ...

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  2. Shabab Militants Kill Five Soldiers in Kenya's Road Bomb AttackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | Al Bawaba

    Al-Qaeda-linked al-Shabab militants in Kenya have killed at least five soldiers in a roadside bomb attack in the country's north, a senior government official says. The official, who spoke on the condition of anonymity, said the soldiers from the Kenya Defense Forces were killed on Wednesday when their truck ran over an improvised explosive device in the coastal Lamu County.

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  3. Powell doctor performs surgeries in his native Kenya as part of charity Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Dr. Victor Awuor, an OhioHealth neurosurgeon, traveled to a hospital in Kisumu, in western Kenya, to offer his services. The region is home to about 1 million people but no neurosurgeons.

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  4. 11:26 World champion hurdler Nicholas Bett dies in Kenya car crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | AkiPress

    The 28-year-old died at the scene in Nandi County after the car he was driving veered off the road on Wednesday morning, according to local media. Bett made history at the 2015 world championships by winning the 400m hurdles, becoming the first Kenyan to claim a world championships gold at a distance shorter than 800m.

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  5. Former Governor of Kenyan Capital Arrested Over Graft ClaimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | Bloomberg

    Former Nairobi County Governor Evans Kidero was arrested over graft allegations, according to Kenya's Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission. Kidero is among seven other county officials that will be charged in court with corruption and economic crimes on Thursday, the anti-graft agency said on Twitter.

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  6. Kenya's Bett dies in car crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | The Gleaner

    Nicholas Bett, a Kenyan runner who won the 2015 World Championship title in the 400 metres hurdles, was killed in an early-morning car crash yesterday in the country's famed high-altitude training region, police and his coach said. He was 28. Nandi County Police commander Patrick Wambani said Bett was killed in the crash on the road between Eldoret and Kapsabet, two of Kenya's best-known distance-running training towns in the Rift Valley region.

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  7. .com | Five Kenyan soldiers killed in roadside blastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | News24

    ... a refuge. The use of homemade explosives against police and army patrols in the border areas of northern and eastern Kenya near Somalia is relatively common. They were expelled from the Somali capital in 2011 and lost most of their strongholds, but ...

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  8. Kenya:Amina Tells Schools to Strictly Comply With Transport RulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | AllAfrica.com

    Education Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed has directed schools to strictly comply with the existing regulations on transportation of learners in the wake of the bus crash in Mwingi that claimed the lives of 10 pupils. In a statement, Ms Mohamed warned that firm action will be taken against managers whose schools operate outside of the regulations.

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  9. Kenya:Three Die, 5 Hurt After Matatu Collides With Truck in NaivashaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | AllAfrica.com

    Three people, including a pedestrian, have died after a matatu and truck collided near Kari in Naivasha along the Nairobi-Nakuru highway. Five other passengers sustained serious injuries in the on Tuesday evening incident and were rushed to the Naivasha Sub-County Hospital for treatment.

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  10. Rwanda:Bakuru on His Passion for Collecting Old and Classic CarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | AllAfrica.com

    His garage also harbours a 1988 Chevrolet Caprice that belonged to a former US ambassador to Rwanda before the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi. From his home in Nyarugunga, a few kilometers from Kigali International Airport, Paul Bakuru's garage harbours four old cars that he enjoys taking care of without driving them at all.

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  11. Kenya:Teachers Split On Wilson Sossion Strike PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | AllAfrica.com

    Teachers unions have differed sharply on whether or not to go on strike from September 1 to protest against massive transfers and performance appraisals. While the Kenya National Union of Teachers has already ordered its members not to report to work at the end of the August holidays, its rival the Kenya Union of Post Primary Education Teachers is opposed to the plans and has instead called for dialogue over the contentious issues.

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  12. Broncos can't be in all of - emRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 8 | KTIK-AM Boise

    ... Center in Tukwila, WA, to finish a journey that has lasted 18 years, since he moved to the Dallas area from Nairobi, Kenya, with his mother. The immigration officer asked Odhiambo a series of questions about his background. It ended with a test of ...

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  13. 20th Anniversary Commemoration Ceremony of the Embassy Bombings in...Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 7 | Holtville Tribune

    Washington, DC - Remarks at the 20th Anniversary Commemoration Ceremony of the Embassy Bombings in Nairobi, Kenya and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania: DEPUTY SECRETARY SULLIVAN: It's a great honor for me to stand here today, and it's a solemn day on which we gather. I have had the honor of speaking at events like this.

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  14. Former world hurdles champion Bett killed in car crash at 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | Newsday

    Nicholas Bett, a Kenyan runner who won the 2015 world championship title in the 400-meter hurdles, was killed in an early-morning car crash Wednesday in the country's famed high-altitude training region, police and his coach said. He was 28. Nandi county police commander Patrick Wambani said Bett was killed in the crash on the road between Eldoret and Kapsabet, two of Kenya's best-known distance-running training towns in the Rift Valley region.

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  15. 20 years ago: When bin Laden's secretary directed terror from Fort WorthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... and Washington. The trial of el-Hage - convicted of terrorism in the bin Laden-backed bombing of the U.S. Embassy in Kenya - is our most vivid local reminder that we are part of a larger world. "We ought to find out who did it, and then go out and ...

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  16. Suspected al-Shabab militants kill five soldiers in Kenya's Lamu countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | The Japan Times

    Five Kenyan soldiers were killed in an attack claimed by the Somali group al-Shabab in Lamu County on Kenya's north coast on Wednesday, a senior official said. The local government official in the county, who asked not to be named, said the attack occurred between the areas of Majengo and Bodhei.

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  17. Five Kenyan soldiers killed in roadside blastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | The Daily Star

    Police officers stand by for demonstrators in front of Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) office in Nairobi on October 13, 2017. AFP / YASUYOSHI CHIBA TOPSHOTS

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  18. Nicholas Bett the latest road tragedy for Kenyan trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | Powhatan Today

    In this Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015 file photo, Kenya's Nicholas Bett looks at his time after a men's 400m semifinal at the World Athletics Championships at the Bird's Nest stadium in Beijing. Former world champion hurdler Nicholas Bett's death at the age of 28 on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018 in a car accident isn't the first road tragedy for Kenyan athletics.

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  19. U.S. doubles reward for info about al Qaeda leaders charged for embassy bombingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | CBS News

    ... leaders were charged by a federal grand jury for the Aug. 7, 1998, attacks in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, and Nairobi, Kenya. The bombings Tuesday marked 20 years since the bombings, which were the first major al Qaeda attack on U.S. targets. They took ...

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  20. Suspected al Shabaab militants kill five soldiers in Kenya's Lamu - county officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | Channelnewsasia.com

    MOMBASA: Five Kenyan soldiers were killed in an attack claimed by the Somali group al Shaabab in Lamu County on Kenya's north coast on Wednesday, a senior official said. The local government official in the county, who asked not to be named, said the attack occurred between the areas of Majengo and Bodhei.

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