Kenya Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Kenya: Google Launches Public Transport Route PlannerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | AllAfrica.com

    ... on Google Maps in the web browser, as well as Google Maps for mobile on Android, and Apple Play store platforms. Kenya becomes the first country in the East Africa and seventh on the continent to have its transit information included in the new ...

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  2. Gizani: 'Dining in the dark' arrives in NairobiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | CNN

    ... development, Kamara decided against taking up another position in the sector when his family relocated to Kenya in 2013. Instead ,he turned thoughts into action -- and in the process is altering the perception of blindness to be more inclusive. "I ...

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  3. Kenya: Teachers Warn of Strike Over Salary Row As Schools Set to Re-OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | AllAfrica.com

    ... Court ruling on Monday, the Government will be required to raise the additional Sh17 billion. On Wednesday, the Kenya National Union of Teachers secretary-general, Mr Wilson Sossion, said that there was nothing else to discuss unless the government ...

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  4. Kenya: Doctors, County Bosses Engage in Blame Game Over StrikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | AllAfrica.com

    ... Health Committee on Wednesday, saying nurses and doctors had gone back to work since salaries had been paid. However, Kenya Medical Practitioners, Pharmacists and Doctors Union secretary-general Ouma Oluga said the workers had not gone back to ...

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  5. Christians Debate Whether It's OK to - Act Muslim' to Save Their LivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Breitbart.com

    ... them recite the Muslim creed in Arabic. For example, during the 2013 terror attack at the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya, al Shabaab gunmen paused for a moment to announce in English: "Muslims, get out of here! An Indian man stepped forward, but ...

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  6. Episode 502: The Afterlife Of a T-ShirtRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | WNYC-AM New York

    The U.S. exports over a billion pounds of used clothing every year - and much of that winds up in used clothing markets in sub-Saharan Africa. On today's show, we visit a giant used-clothing market in Nairobi, Kenya to see what happens to American clothes after Americans are done with them.

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  7. Pride of Pakistan:Shahid AfridiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Daily Times

    ... for the 2011 World Cup. In Pakistan's opening match of the tournament, Afridi took five wickets for 16 runs against Kenya, giving him the best bowling figures by a Pakistan bowler in a World Cup. In 2011, Afridi became the only cricketer to score a ...

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  8. Todt tips African bodies on development fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Daily Monitor

    ... warned officials to guard against misuse of such donations. Todt arrived in the country yesterday after a meeting with Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta in Nairobi. The two leaders discussed on how to revive the Kenya Safari Rally as a round of the ...

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  9. Windows 10 now running on 75 million devices: MicrosoftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The London Free Press

    A Microsoft delegate checks applications on a computer during the launch of the Windows 10 operating system in Kenya's capital Nairobi, July 29, 2015. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya SAN FRANCISCO -- Microsoft said Wednesday that its new Windows 10 software is running on more than 75 million computers, tablets and other devices -- in just under a month since the operating system was released.

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  10. The Closing of the Canadian BorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | CFR.org

    Somali-Canadian poet, rapper, singer, songwriter Keinan Abdi Warsame, also known as K'naan talks to Somali refugees during his visit to the Dadaab refugee camps in northern Kenya, August 23, 2011. K'naan travelled to the Dadaab camps to assess the famine and drought situation currently affecting the Horn of Africa including northern Kenya.

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  11. YouTube-inspired Yego enjoys winRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | BBC News

    Kenya's Julius Yego, who refined his javelin technique watching YouTube videos, says his World Championship gold medal was "really unbelievable". At 5ft 9ins, the 26-year-old is relatively diminutive in the sport, but he threw 92.72m - a Commonwealth record - to win the competition by nearly four metres.

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  12. English Language Learning Program Welcomes Duo of New LeadersRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Noozhawk

    Stovall has worked with ELS since February 2011, first as a teacher, and later as the academic director in New Haven, Conn., and now as the center director in Santa Barbara. She began teaching English during a summer visit to Nairobi, Kenya, and absolutely loved that experience, leading her to pursue teaching English to international students in the U.S. Stovall has a bachelor's in psychology from Yale University, a master's in international education from New York University as well as a master's in teaching English to students of other languages.

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  13. UPDATE 1-Kenyan shilling firms, stocks fall for seventh sessionRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Reuters

    NAIROBI, Aug 26 Kenya's main share index slid on Wednesday for a seventh straight session as foreign investors sold shares on the back of a rout in other emerging markets, which focused on growing signs of economic weakness in China and across the developing world. The main NSE-20 Share Index fell 71.38 points, or 1.7 percent, to close at 4,171.35 points, a 2-1/2 year low.

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  14. Kenya to Receive a Number of Solar Powered SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Jetson Green

    The company Aleutia from the UK is currently in the process of building a school in every one of the 47 counties in Kenya. This will allow for the education of more than 20,000 primary school children, while the schools will also all be powered by solar energy.

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  15. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Yahoo!

    ... team hotel in Beijing on Aug. 20 and 21, the IAAF said in a statement. The East African nation's sports body Athletics Kenya, which has been criticised by some of its own athletes for not taking the issue of doping seriously enough, said it had been ...

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  16. Burlington resident receives ETFO Humanitarian AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | InsideHalton.com

    Burlington resident Cathy Fairley was recently awarded the Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario's 2015 Humanitarian Award for her work helping Kenyan orphans. A Grade 4 teacher at P.L. Robertson Public School in Milton, Fairley began her humanitarian work in 2009 when she travelled to Kenya and met a woman who was fostering 23 orphans after once living on the streets herself.

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  17. South Sudan president signs peace deal despite concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Reuters

    South Sudan's president signed a peace deal on Wednesday to end a 20-month conflict with rebels, but he told regional African leaders at the ceremony that he had "serious reservations". President Salva Kiir, who has led South Sudan since it seceded from Sudan in 2011, had asked for more time for consultations last week, drawing threats of U.N. sanctions if he failed to ink it within a two-week deadline.

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  18. Kenya: KNUT, Kuppet Give State Five Days to Raise Teachers' PayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | AllAfrica.com

    ... to give us funds, there are lives of 10 million children at stake," said Mr Kamotho. The other teachers' union, the Kenya Union of Post-Primary Education Teachers, boycotted the meeting, saying the TSC should not be engaging them, but the National ...

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  19. Kenya: Google Launches Service to Streamline Nairobi Public TransportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | AllAfrica.com

    Google has launched a new service that maps out all gazetted bus stops in Nairobi, amid efforts to streamline public transport in the city. The launch of Google Transit update to Google Maps makes Nairobi the third African city with the service after Lagos and Johannesburg, said country programs manager Evans Arabu.

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  20. DopingRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Bloomberg

    ... at Beijing hotels on Aug. 20 and 21, the two days before the event started, the IAAF said in an e-mailed statement. Kenya is leading the standings with 10 medals, including five golds. Zakary set a national record of 50.71 seconds in the 400 heats ...

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