Kenya Newswire (Page 4)

Kenya Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Kenya. (Page 4)

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  1. Kenya: Kenya Police Launch Manhunt for Uber Taxi AttackersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | AllAfrica.com

    ... spokesperson Mwenda Njoka said in a statement. Mr Njoka said attacks and intimidation cannot be allowed to flourish in Kenya, noting that criminal acts of terrorising taxi operations will not be tolerated. "Business rivalry should never be settled ...

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  2. Kenya: Liquid Telecom to Leverage Its Fibre in War On Streaming Titan NetflixRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | AllAfrica.com

    ... region," said Mr Roberts at a press briefing Thursday. US video on demand service Netflix brought its services to Kenya January, it has since been the subject of regulatory discussions. The Kenya Films Classification Board (KFCB) has insisted that ...

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  3. Inquest into murder of British artist in Kenya startsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Hastings Tribune

    A Kenyan court has launched an inquest into the 14-year-old murder of a British artist killed outside the home of woman believed to be his mistress.

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  4. Ugandan cargo destroyed in MombasaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | New Vision

    A consignment of 1,225 tonnes of rice destined for Uganda have been sunk into the Indian Ocean at the Kenyan port of Kilindini in the Mombasa area after the owner failed to claim it. The rice carried a market value of between sh4.3b and sh4.7b but was apparently unfit for consumption after a botched attempt to auction it according a statement by John Karimi Njiraini, the Kenya Revenue Authourity Commissioner General.

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  5. East Africa: Kenyan Taxis Want Government to Ban Uber Within Seven DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | AllAfrica.com

    A lobby for regular street cabs, United Kenya Taxi Organisation, has given the government a seven-day ultimatum to ban online taxi hailing company, Uber, from operating in the country. The group said, at a press conference on Wednesday, that it will stop taxi operations in Nairobi after the period lapses and hold street demonstrations until their demands are met.

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  6. Somali central bank chief seeks new currency to rebuild nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Few central bank chiefs have been jailed by a dictator or hide a loaded pistol in their desk draw, should Islamist militants decide to call. Bashir Issa Ali has done all that, and now he wants to recreate Somalia's currency from scratch.

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  7. Why Douching Won't DieRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Atlantic

    ... than once a day. All study douching participants had recurrent or treatment-resistance vulvovaginitis. In Nairobi, Kenya, a study found that 72 percent of female sex workers douched after sex. 81 percent of them used a mixture of soap and water, 18 ...

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  8. Kenya: Customs Officials Destroy Contraband Goods Worth Millions At Mombasa PortRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | AllAfrica.com

    Kenya Revenue Authority and Kenya Ports Authority officials Wednesday destroyed contraband goods worth millions of shillings at the port of Mombasa. More than 17,600 bags of sugar, each weighing 50kg and valued at Sh56 million, 48 containers of condemned rice and 64 containers of ethanol valued at Sh288 million were destroyed in a joint effort by KRA and KPA.

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  9. KENYA - KPA's Kiki not keen on going full distanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Basketball in Africa

    Kenya Ports Authority are at home for the first two games of the women's Premier League final play off. Kenya Ports Authority are at home for the first two games of the women's Premier League final play off.

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  10. Islamist gunmen kill 17 in Somalia beach restaurant attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Echo

    At least five people were killed, seven others injured, in suicide attacks at a restaurant located at the Liddo Beach in Mogadishu , Somalia, local police confirmed. Hundreds of Kenyans on Thursday assembled at Uhuru Park in the Kenyan capital Nairobi to pay tribute to the Kenyan soldiers who were killed last Friday in Somalia by al-Shabaab militants.

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  11. Kenya: Uber Is Neo-Colonialism, Kenya Cabbies ProtestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | AllAfrica.com

    Members of the Kenya Taxi Cab Association are now terming the entry of Uber taxi services in Nairobi as 'neo-colonialism' of the transport sector. On Wednesday, they issued a seven-day ultimatum to the government to kick the rivals out of the city, failure to which they shall paralyse the transport sector.

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  12. East Africa: Nakumatt to Open Five More Outlets in the RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | AllAfrica.com

    Nairobi-based Nakumatt Supermarkets will in the next four months open five new stores in neighbouring countries in an expansion drive that will see the retailer spend an estimated $4 million . The retail chain is putting final touches to two shops in Tanzania, two in Rwanda and one in Uganda in what is expected to bring its branch count outside Kenya to 20: six in Tanzania, four in Rwanda and 10 in Uganda.

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  13. Kenya: Treasury Warns Banks Against Lending to CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | AllAfrica.com

    ... fact that counties have been leaving billions of shillings idle in their reserve fund accounts at the Central Bank of Kenya. The budget policy statement states that the figures have been rising for the last two years, hitting Sh39.2 billion in the ...

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    Thursday Feb 4 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    Wildlife expert Saba Douglas-Hamilton and family move to the romantic Samburu National Reserve in northern Kenya to run a safari lodge for the first time. This wild, remote and rugged region is on the frontline of conservation and the battle to protect Africa's big five from poachers is heating up.

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  15. Sheffield medic to plant 150 trees as he says goodbye to the cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Sheffield Telegraph

    ... up there as a Be Green campaigner." Dr Sokhi will be moving to work at Aga Khan University Hospital in Nairobi, Kenya, as a Neurology Consultan, specialising in epilepsy. His move is part of the World Health Organisation's campaign to bridge the ...

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  16. Meet the Kenyans too poor to afford cancer treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Al Jazeera

    Fatuma Adan holds a picture of her son, Harun, who recently died of cancer at the age of 17 [Osman Mohamed/Al Jazeera] Garissa, Kenya - "Go and speak to that lady. Her son has just been admitted for the tenth time," says Kadhra Mohamed as she fills out a medical report for the latest patient to be admitted to Ward One of the Garissa General Hospital, the largest in north-eastern Kenya.

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  17. Consolidate EAC opportunities beyond Standard Gauge RailwayRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | New Vision

    ... case, is a blessing, for it will bring down trade journeys to only two days, from the current eight between Mombasa (Kenya) and Kampala (Uganda). The aggregate cut on cost of goods and services will also benefit the low income earners across EAC. ...

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  18. Kenya: Women's Empowerment Will Accelerate Economic ProsperityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | AllAfrica.com

    When President Barack Obama made his first visit to Kenya as US President in July 2015, one of the poignant messages he left was an exhortation for communities to shun cultures that degrade women and girls. "Imagine if you have a team and don't let half of the team play.

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  19. Bomb suspected in deadly explosion on Somali jetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... black smoke and the plane lurched down. The U.S. government has a large intelligence and law enforcement presence in Kenya that closely watches Somalia. On Wednesday, a U.S. official said, the United States government asked the Somali government for ...

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  20. .com | Blast on Somalia airliner points to bomb: pilot, expertRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | News24

    ... incident of an African Union Mission in Somalia (Amisom) base being overrun. The Shebaab have also staged attacks in Kenya, killing at least 67 people at Nairobi's Westgate Mall in 2013 and massacring 148 people at a university in Garissa in April ...

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